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Health Officials, Journalists Partner Against Cholera

By Jeff Ngawe Yufenyu Northwest Public Health Delegate, Dr. Victor Ndiforchu, has solicited the collaboration of journalists in the fight against cholera in the Region where the epidemic was recently registered. The disease has killed about eight people in the different health districts of the Northwest, with Bafut health district being hardest hit. To stem the epidemic, the Northwest ...Full Article

Mayor Lambasts Gov’t For Neglecting Bafut Cholera Victims

By Chris Mbunwe Bafut Mayor, Abel Ngwasoh Langsi, has lambasted Government, saying it is regrettable that the attention being given the cholera pandemic in other areas in the country ...Full Article

Peace Corps Drills Peer Educators On HIV/AIDS Stigma

By Lydie Yuri The United States Peace Corps Volunteers, in association with some humanitarian agencies in Bamenda, have carried out a training programme with Peer Educators on HIV/AIDS Social ...Full Article

A Simple Live Saving Solution

By Dr. Samba Ousmane Sow Everyday, across Cameroon, children die needlessly from a little-known disease with a devastating impact. It is called rotavirus and it is the leading cause ...Full Article

Cameroon Should Mitigate Maternal Mortality Or Lose FCFA 450b – UN

By Franca Sulem The United Nations Population Fund, UNFPA, in Yaounde, has prospected a shortfall of US 1 billion Dollars (FCFA 450 billion) within five years, if Cameroon Government ...Full Article

Malaria Remains Highest Killer In Sub Saharan Africa

By Edith Wirdze Malaria kills about one million people yearly in the world, 90 percent of them in Sub Saharan Africa. It kills one child every 30 seconds and ...Full Article

Malaria Remains Highest Killer In Sub Saharan Africa

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Ndop Health District Declared Cholera Epidemic Zone

By Jeff Ngawe Yufenyu The District Medical Officer, DMO, for Ndop Health District, Dr. Emmanuel Bambo Ngala, has declared the district a cholera epidemic zone. The DMO made the ...Full Article

Vaccination Raises Hopes Of Curbing Infant Mortality

By Franca Sulem The free country-wide vaccination campaign that ran from May 12 to 15 has raised hopes of drastically curbing infant and maternal mortality. Women and children received ...Full Article

Cholera Kills Five In Northwest

By Chris Mbunwe Cholera epidemic has reportedly claimed five lives in the Northwest Region, the Regional Delegation of Public Health has revealed. In a preliminary report on the cholera ...Full Article
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