Category Archives: Medical

Remains of Kenyans Killed in Ethiopian Airlines Crash Return Home

NAIROBI, KENYA The remains of 28 of the 32 Kenyans killed in the crash of Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 in March have arrived in Nairobi.

Hearses lined up at the VIP section of Jomo Kenyatta …

Jailed Tunisian Presidential Candidate Karoui Leaves Prison

TUNIS, TUNISIA – Tunisian presidential candidate and media mogul Nabil Karoui left a prison Wednesday where he has been jailed since August, welcomed by a crowd of joyous supporters just four days before the presidential …

Doctors’ Strike Leaves Some Zimbabweans ‘Gathering Here in Pain’

HARARE, ZIMBABWE – A month into a strike by doctors in the country’s public hospitals, Rudo Mbofana can’t find relief from her constant back pain � or her frustration.

The Harare resident said she had …

Sudan’s New PM Launches Probe Into Protesters’ Deaths

CAIRO – Sudan’s newly appointed prime minister has launched an independent investigation into June’s deadly crackdown on protesters that killed dozens of people and threatened to crush the country’s pro-democracy uprising.

Protest leaders had demanded …

Al-Shabab Attack Kills 20 Somali Soldiers

At least 20 Somali government soldiers were killed and 18 others were wounded when al-Shabab raided a military base south of Mogadishu, security sources told VOA Somali.

The sources said militants detonated a suicide car …