Tags : World Health Organization (WHO)

“72m Children In Africa Are Forced Into Child Labour” –

The World Health Organisation (WHO) Regional Office for Africa in Brazzaville, Congo, has disclosed that no fewer than 72 million children in Africa are forced into child labour. The health organisation made the disclosure via its official twitter account @WHOAFRO. According to the UN’s health agency the COVID-19 crisis had further put many more children […]

COVID-19: “Africa Cases Hit 222,000, Death Toll Over 6,000” –

The World Health Organisation (WHO), Regional Office for Africa in Brazzaville, Congo, has disclosed that the number of coronavirus (COVID-19) cases in Africa is now over 222,000. The update was conveyed via the UN’s health agency official twitter account @WHOAFRO on Saturday. The tweet read: “There are over 222,000 confirmed COVID-19 cases on the African […]

Coronavirus: Saving Lives Prerequisite To Saving Jobs – WHO, IMF

The World Health Organization (WHO) and International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Friday stated that saving lives was prerequisite to saving means of livelihoods in the global fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. According to the AFP, the Director-General of the WHO, TedrosAdhanom Ghebreyesus and the Managing Director of the IMF, Kristalina Georgieva in an article said […]