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…

COVID 19: Issa Tchiroma says he is ready to be vaccinated repeatedly

The Minister of Employment and Vocational Training, Issa Tchiroma Bakari, has called on all Cameroonians to get themselves vaccinated, in order to mitigate the risks of getting the coronavirus. He said he has taken his jab and is ready to…

AFCON 2021: Manaouda Malachie intensifies mobilization of health sector ahead of competition

Cameroon’s Minister of Health Manaouda Malachie, started visiting some health facilities within the country, to check preparation and readiness of the AFCON 2021 host nation. He began with the Yaounde Central Hospital on Tuesday, 14 September. The Minister said the…

COVID-19: Vaccination of teachers, major concern to Health Minister

Stakeholders of the education sector in Cameroon, have been called upon by the Minister of Public Health Manaouda Malachie, to urge teachers to get vaccinated for their safety and that of the pupils and students they teach.  Dr Manaouda made…

COVID-19: Paul Atanga Nji oversees vaccination of staff in his Ministry

The Minister of Territorial Administration Paul Atanga Nji, has called on every personnel of his Ministry to ensure that they and their family members are vaccinated against the COVID-19 pandemic. He officially launched a two-day vaccination campaign on Monday, September…