Chinese Women Detained At South Korean Airport After Plastic Surgery

Credit: © Provided by IBT US A photo of the women was shared more than 23,000 times online. By Gayathri Anuradha Credit/Source: International Business Times Three Chinese women were stranded in South Korea after they were barred from boarding a flight back home due to...

Nigeria Issued warning over suspected monkeypox outbreak

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari WEST AFRICA––Dozens of suspected cases of monkeypox have been widely recounted across Nigeria in the past several weeks, according to health officials. Health officials in the most populated country in Africa have called for calm...

Starvation threatens the lives of thousands of Malian children

WEST AFRICA – The United Children Fund (UNICEF) has warned that a continuous increase in starvation is severely threatening children in the war-torn West African nation of Mali.  The UN agency says hunger and the lack of nutritional diet and supplement are acute....

The African continent is growing ever more obese

Photo: (Reuters/Mike Hutchings) Written by  Abdi Latif Dahir  Rapid urbanization, population growth and expanding economies which swell the ranks of middle-income families, are leading to more Africans indulging in fast foods. And like seen in more advanced economies,...

Ethiopia built an army to tackle maternal mortality. This is how they did it.

Mehbuba Shemsie 24, a mother of one and eight months pregnant, has the health of her fetus checked by a health extension worker. Dr. Admasu Kesete, CEO Roll Back Malaria Partnership (former minister of health. Ethiopia, 2012-2016) — When I joined the Ethiopian...