CATEGORY: HEALTH


Ebola declared dead in Liberia

After losing more than 4,000 people to Ebola, Liberia has now been declared by the World Health Organization (WHO) to be free of the...


Unknown ailment kills 18 within hours

A mysterious affliction has killed at least 13 people in southwestern Nigeria, leaving health officials scrambling to determine its...


Unknown ailment kills 18 within hours

A mysterious affliction has killed at least 13 people in southwestern Nigeria, leaving health officials scrambling to determine its...


Abia Governorship 2015 exposes Winning versus Rigging. By Emelogu Martins

Abia Governorship 2015 exposes Winning versus Rigging. By Emelogu Martins

Abia Governorship 2015 exposes Winning versus Rigging.  By Emelogu Martins, Esq  Special to USAfricaonline.com,  and USAfrica multimedia networks, Houston, Lagos, Aba. Follow USAfrica at Facebook.com/USAfricaChido , Facebook.com/USAfrica247 and Twitter.com/Chido247 The protests, negative public...


Video: International forum on ‪ 2015 #‎Nigeria‬ Elections at Texas Southern University’s Martin Luther King center.

Video: International forum on ‪ 2015 #‎Nigeria‬ Elections at Texas Southern University’s Martin Luther King center.

An international forum on ‪#‎Nigeria‬ Elections 2015 and its aftermath has been held at the Texas Southern University’s Martin Luther King center. The televised...


Workers exposed to Ebola return to U.S.

Eight American aid workers who were exposed to Ebola in Sierra Leone have been flown back to the United States where health authorities will...


USAfrica: On healthcare delivery, Obiano signs MOU with Rise Health of America

USAfrica: On healthcare delivery, Obiano signs MOU with Rise Health of America

USAfrica: On healthcare delivery, Obiano signs MOU with Rise Health of America Special to USAfrica multimedia networks, Houston,                ...


Ebola vaccine campaign launching

After months racing not only to treat Ebola but to find ways to prevent it, health authorities will launch a vaccination campaign Saturday in...


USAfrica: Buhari says he’ll tackle Boko Haram, fight corruption and consolidate democracy

USAfrica: Buhari says he’ll tackle Boko Haram, fight corruption and consolidate democracy

Buhari says he’ll tackle Boko Haram, fight corruption and consolidate democracy Special to USAfrica multimedia networks, Houston,                  ...


‘100 missing’ as boats collide in DRC

Up to 100 people are feared missing after two boats collided on the Congo River in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, the World...


‘100 missing’ as boats collide in DRC

Up to 100 people are feared missing after two boats collided on the Congo River in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, the World...


USAfrica: Soyinka contradicts self with endorsement of (ex) dictator Buhari. By Chuks Iloegbunam

USAfrica: Soyinka contradicts self with endorsement of (ex) dictator Buhari. By Chuks Iloegbunam

Soyinka contradicts self with endorsement of (ex) dictator Buhari.           By Chuks Iloegbunam Special to USAfrica multimedia networks, Houston,      ...


Abia’s north American diaspora applauds Alex Otti’s blueprint

Abia’s north American diaspora applauds Alex Otti’s blueprint

Abia’s north American diaspora applauds Alex Otti’s blueprint Special to USAfricaonline.com, CLASSmagazine,  and USAfrica multimedia networks, Houston. Follow USAfrica at Facebook.com/USAfricaChido , Facebook.com/USAfrica247 and Twitter.com/Chido247 USAfrica: An international electronic Live Call-in townhall event involving...


WHO: New Ebola cases falling

The number of new Ebola cases reported in the three worst-hit countries falls to its lowest level since late June, the World Health Organization...


Hospital releases ‘Ebola country’ passenger

A plane passenger who had recently traveled to an "Ebola-affected country" does not have the virus and was released from the hospital, according to...


Deadly floods menace tens of thousands

Tens of thousands of people in the southern tip of Malawi have been cut off by deadly floods, leaving them without food, clean water...


Death sentence on 54 Nigerians soldiers for, allegedly, refusing to fight Boko Haram is diversionary. By Femi Falana

Death sentence on 54 Nigerians soldiers for, allegedly, refusing to fight Boko Haram is diversionary. By Femi Falana

Death sentence on 54 Nigerians soldiers for allegedly refusing to fight Boko Haram is diversionary. By Femi Falana, activist lawyer and Senior Advocate of...


Nurse with Ebola ‘exposure’ to be admitted into NIH hospital

The National Institutes of Health "expects to admit a patient with exposure to the Ebola virus" later Thursday into its facility in Bethesda, Maryland,...


WHO confident it can catch up with Ebola

There are 16,911 cases of Ebola worldwide. Despite missing its own target on burials, the World Health Organization is confident it can still catch...


USAfrica names Anambra’s Obiano Nigeria’s Governor of the Year.

USAfrica names Anambra’s Obiano Nigeria’s Governor of the Year.

USAfrica names Anambra’s Obiano Nigeria’s Governor of the Year. Follow USAfrica at Facebook.com/USAfricaChido , Facebook.com/USAfrica247                         ...