The lawyer for the ex-boss of Assu 2000, accused of rape, denounces the media’s treatment of

Me Laure Heinich, lawyer for the former CEO of the Assu 2000 group, Jacques Bouthier, said Friday, June 24 to theAFP dismayed speak “media treatment” and the « reports fallacious” on the accusations of rape of a minor targeting his client. “What we can read borders on bad faith” The secrecy of the investigation and … Read more

Africa’s weekly health bulletin

(Ecofin Agency) – Health news in several countries on the continent… Cameroon: the UN allocates more than 950 million FCFA to fight against the cholera epidemic The UN will disburse more than 950 million FCFA to fight against the cholera epidemic which has been raging in the central African country for several weeks, according to … Read more

Africa’s weekly health bulletin

(Ecofin Agency) – Every Saturday, Ayi Renaud Dossavi provides an update on health news in Africa. More than a million children vaccinated against malaria More than one million children in Ghana, Kenya and Malawi have now received one or more doses of the world’s first malaria vaccine, under a pilot program coordinated by the World … Read more

Africa’s weekly health bulletin

(Ecofin Agency) – Overview of this week’s health news in Africa… A new global compact on non-communicable diseases launched in Accra Ghana, Norway and the WHO (World Health Organization) signed an agreement on Tuesday 12 April to accelerate action to save lives from non-communicable diseases. This was on the back of the first international policy … Read more

Erika Vlieghe takes stock of the Gems: “You can’t pretend to follow scientists when you don’t”

The infectiologist Erika Vlieghe was at the head of the Gems for a year and a half. While the group of experts is now dissolved, Mrs Vlieghe looks back on her experience, in particular on her relations with the political world. Erika Vlieghe chaired GEMS for a year and a half. – Belgium. By the … Read more

Africa’s weekly health bulletin

(Ecofin Agency) – Like every Saturday, Ayi Renaud Dossavi summarizes African health news for you. African countries ease Covid-19 measures In the wake of the general decline in covid-19 cases that they are observing, African countries are easing the restrictive measures linked to the disease, as noted by the WHO. The UN body naturally calls … Read more