Southern Africa

Southern Africa

Mon, 15 Jun 2020 19:10:06 GMT
Zimbabwe: Govt Under Fire From UN Rights Experts Over Abductions
[allAfrica] Geneva -Expressing "grave alarm", UN human rights experts have called on Zimbabwe to immediately end a reported pattern of disappearances and torture that appear aimed at suppressing protests and dissent.

Mon, 15 Jun 2020 11:04:55 GMT
Zimbabwe: People With Albinism Call for Govt-Subsidised Sunscreen
[New Zimbabwe] The Albinism Community in Zimbabwe has urged the government to avail subsidised sunscreen lotions as a means to protect members from possible cancer and related ailments.

Mon, 15 Jun 2020 07:43:45 GMT
Africa: 20 Million Use COVID-19 WhatsApp Line - Focus on Health Workers is Next
[allAfrica] Johannesburg -Months after successfully launching COVID-19 Connect in South Africa and the World Organisation's global HealthAlert on WhatsApp, is planning to launch a similar service for health workers in South Africa.

Mon, 15 Jun 2020 15:24:24 GMT
Mozambique: Largest City Market Closes Temporarily
[AIM] Maputo -Xipamanine market, the largest municipal market in Maputo city, closed its doors on Monday for a three day period of reorganisation and disinfection.

Mon, 15 Jun 2020 15:21:34 GMT
Mozambique: Third Person Dies of COVID-19
[AIM] Maputo -The general director of Mozambique's National Health Institute (INS), Ilesh Jani, announced on Sunday that a third person has died from the Covid-19 respiratory disease.