COVID-19: Cameroonian Basketballer Joel Embiid placed in NBA’s health and safety protocols

Philadelphia 76ers star Joel Embiid entered the NBA’s health and safety protocols, becoming the fourth Sixers player in that situation. Embiid was scheduled to miss Monday night’s game against the New York Knicks at the Wells Fargo Center for rest.…

Cholera: Number of cases rise to 27 after outbreak in Southwest region

More cases of cholera are being recorded in Cameroon after Public Health Minister Dr. Manaouda Malachie, announced on November 1, that 9 cases of the pandemic had been confirmed in Ekondo Titi and one in Yaounde between 27 and 30…

MINSANTE offered health equipment worth over 468 million FCFA for fight against COVID-19

Ambulances, protective kits and other equipment costing about 468 million FCFA, have been offered to the Ministry of Public Health by the African Development Bank and the Islamic Development Bank, to be used in the fight against the coronavirus pandemic…

Gaz Du Cameroun makes a donation of 52.5 million frs to the Logbaba District Hospital in Douala

The event took place on Thursday October 21st 2021, at The Logbaba District Hospital, Douala. Besides the Gaz Du Cameroun(GDC) executive members that were present, and the hospital administrators, government administrators of the area of jurisdiction also graced the event:…

Cameroon: Public service minister debunks claims suggesting state employees obliged to take Covid-19 vaccine

The Minister of Public Service and Administrative Reforms Joseph Le, has said there has never been a plan to oblige State employees in Cameroon to take the COVID-19 vaccine.  He made the declaration during a press conference in Yaounde on…

World Breast Cancer Day: Women assured there is treatment, encouraged to know their breast

The Globe observes World Breast Cancer Day every 19 October with activities aimed at creating awareness about the health condition. During this year’s edition, women have been advised to make sure they meet a medical expert whenever they feel any…

Nigeria: Striking doctors suspend two-month long action

Several Nigerians faced a lot of difficulties in public hospitals for the past two months, a period during which doctors engaged in strike action after complaints of poor pay and lack of insurance cover. The two-month-long industrial action which had…

Hilaire Ayissi Saga: Health Minister sets up investigation team to dig into accusations against Yaounde Central Hospital

The Minister of Public Health Manaouda Malachie, has visited both the Yaounde Central Hospital and the family that accused the health facility of causing the death of their son. Dr Malachie whose main objective was to finally set up an…

 Yaounde Central Hospital: Dead patient’s family presses for autopsy after accusing health structure of tampering with organs 

Hillaire Aissi’s family is yet to agree with the staff of the Yaounde Central Hospital, on the cause of their 22-year old boy’s death. They have insisted an autopsy has to be carried out to confirm that he did not…

Yaounde Central Hospital: Staff debunks accusations of medical misconduct linked to death of patient

The health personnel of the Yaounde Central Hospital led by its Director Prof. Pierre Joseph Fouda, have watered down the claims of a family accusing them of causing the death of their 22-year old son, by removing his organs. Professor…