Uganda's health ministry has confirmed the presence, in the country, of a viral haemorrhagic fever, with symptoms similar to the deadly.
- Konye Obaji Ori
The Nigerian senate is pushing for a ban on the manufacturing, consumption and promotion of tobacco in the West African country.
- Lindiwe Majele Sibanda
Food, despite being the greatest opportunity for a healthy lifestyle, could become the greatest threat and cause of death, particularly across Africa.
- Dasmani Laary
West African health ministers have agreed a coordinated approach to tackle the increasing cases of ebola in the region.