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South Africa : Minister of Health launches Breast and Cervical Cancer policies

The Minister of Health Dr Aaron Motsoaledi will this week launch two critical cancer policies namely, Cervical and Breast Cancer policies aimed at addressing high mortality caused by these cancers

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Sierra Leone mudslide :Preventing spread of disease is vital – WHO

The WHO is working closely with the Government of Sierra Leone to prevent the spread of infectious diseases such as malaria and cholera in the wake of last week’s mudslides and flooding in Freetown.

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Ethiopia : fourth Acting the Call Conference of Ministers and Policy Makers on maternal and child survival

 Ethiopia to Host the fourth Acting the Call Conference of Ministers and Policy Makers on maternal and child survival

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Somalia celebrates 3 years polio-free: WHO urges continued caution

An event attended by the President of Somalia, parliamentarians, delegates from the Somali Ministry of Health, World Health Organization and UNICEF, was held in Mogadishu today to mark a milestone occasion: 3 years since the detection of the last case of wild poliovirus in the country.

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