Over 2,300 school girls were impregnated during first lockdown between March and September 2020.
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Their innovation came days after 136 students of Achimota School in Accra tested positive for Covid-19 on July 4, 2021.
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Milka Hadida was honored with the Florence Nightingale medal for her initiative in helping keep girls in school.
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Witchcraft allegations are often leveled at the elderly on Kenya's coast, a guise used by family members to dispossess them.
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Taii Odero pursued medicine out of peer pressure, but a stint as gym trainer as a university student led him in another direction.
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Jemima Kariuki, 28, founded a project to help pregnant women get safe deliveries during Covid-19 lockdown in Kenya.
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Government says the law does not allow it to regulate medical fees charged by private hospitals.
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Africa is battling a third wave of Covid-19, forcing governments to impose strict containment measures.
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Zimbabwe to exhume and repatriate 157 bodies of its citizens buried in Mozambique in the aftermath of Cyclone Idai.
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