Ghana, Kenya, and Malawi will take part in a pilot programme that will make the world's first malaria vaccine available in selected areas
When technology, medical research and local knowledge converge, it provides an opportunity to beat one of the leading killers of African women
The Kenyan government has been challenged to take over the responsibility of paying salaries of the striking doctors from the counties
Galgalo Bocha and Alex Njeru 29 Dec 2016
All stakeholders in Kenyan healthcare must step up efforts and work together in ensuring people living with NCDs have access to treatment
Did you know that the number of practising oncologists barely hits double digits in most African nations? ..
Rasha Kelej 3 Nov 2016
Internet.org presented six Innovation Challenge in Africa awards to what it considers leading examples of ideas, apps, websites and/or online services
Africa's overall growth has slowed but new research shows long-term fundamentals are strong and there are big business opportunities ahead
'Uber for ambulances' app, Flare, launches in Kenya to address healthcare issues
Tom Jackson 26 Aug 2016
With smartphone usage on the up and IT literacy expanding, bringing Internet of Things (IoT) level connectivity is a natural progression for this tech-hungry continent
Brett Parker 16 Aug 2016
Kenya's government and Roche are collaborating on improving access to healthcare for patients with breast cancer
A new oncology fellowship at the University of Nairobi aims to improve access to cancer care and strengthen the healthcare system in emerging markets..
Sustainable healthcare in Kenya has received a $13m investment boost through a new training facility committed to train 10,000 health professionals by 2020
Exploiting mass media to affect change in behaviour in young people has paid off in the war against HIV/Aids, a study shows
A proposed community living centre (CLC), focusing on primary healthcare, could go a long way in reducing the high number of maternal deaths in Kenya
Campaign aimed at improving access to safe, quality fertility care across Africa is being rolled out in Uganda
What do the realms of TV, medical issues and Africa have in common? The Med in Africa show says Alex Jakana, Executive Producer, Editorial Partnerships for BBC Africa
Leigh Andrews 21 Apr 2015
Africa, HIV, and research have long been bedfellows - but what happens if you add mobile methodology to the mix?
Leigh Andrews 13 Nov 2014
If there is one industry where everything is in flux and companies have to re-jig their shapes and formats all the time, it is SA's packaging manufacturers. Apart from constantly changing industry conditions, not least from encroaching rivals, each firm has specific obstacles to get over.
Mark Allix 2 Jun 2014