Covid-19: Morocco bans flights from UK, Germany and Netherlands

Flights to and from UK, Germany, Netherlands, have been banned by Morocco due to coronavirus pandemic fears. Several airlines and holiday companies concerned were told by the Moroccan government that flights would be suspended from Wednesday 20 October, until further…

Colin Powell: First Black US secretary of state dies of COVID

The first black US Secretary of State Colin Powell, has died at the age of 84. He is said to have passed due to complications related to the COVID-19. His family said on Facebook that he died on Monday morning,…

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 Pandemic: Trade Minister assures much is done to limit increase in market prices

The Minister of Trade, Luc Magloire Mbarga Atangana has told the Cameroonian population that in spite of the effects of the COVID-19, they will do everything possible to limit the increase of prices on the market. He said they will…

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…

CEMAC Summit: Paul Biya chairs videoconference, highlights COVID-19 as major setback in development of subregion

The president of the Conference of CEMAC Heads of State Paul Biya, chaired an extraordinary summit of the subregion on Wednesday 18 August 2021, during which pertinent issues impacting the community’s development were discussed. The meeting via videoconference was held…

Covid-19: Health minister encourages Cameroonians not to be scared of vaccination

It is noticed that a significant number of Cameroonians are still reluctant to get themselves vaccinated against Covid-19. With a new variant of the coronavirus gradually resurfacing, Dr Manaouda Malachie reassures the public that the vaccine has not killed anyone…

Kenya: Civil servants to take mandatory Covid jabs or face sanctions

Kenya’s Head of Public Service, Joseph Kinyua, has announced that all civil servants in the country have till August 23, to be vaccinated against Covid-19 or face severe sanctions. This comes as a result of some public servants deliberately avoiding…