Now more than ever, it is imperative for the continent to develop the capacity to manufacture drugs locally, thus... Read more
The pandemic has placed Africa’s healthcare challenges under the microscope, prompting e-health to take off
Automation and better training are being employed in the move towards increased worker safety in mines
Africa’s healthcare issues are compounded by inadequate infrastructure and funding, but a range of home-grown technologies, from drone medicine drops... Read more
Traditional healers are well placed to provide much-needed healthcare to Africa’s communities. But are they adequately equipped and trained... Read more
Using ICT solutions within Africa’s ailing healthcare sector presents an opportunity for improving service delivery.
Counterfeit medicines place an even greater strain on already heavily burdened African health systems, but there is progress in... Read more
Malaria has devastated sub-Saharan Africa for generations, but it appears inroads are finally being made against the disease.
The emerging African pharmaceutical industry offers many opportunities, but governments need to tackle regulation urgently.
With the deadline for the UN’s Millennium Development Goals drawing ever-nearer, how far has Africa come in terms of... Read more