20 November 2017

Angola: Moxico - Most Deaths in General Hospital Caused By Malaria

Luena — Malaria was the main cause of death in the last seven days in the General Hospital of the eastern Moxico Province, the head of the institution?s Casualty ward, Júlio Pedro Mendes, has informed.

Speaking to ANGOP, the official said that the other deaths recorded in the last seven days were caused by acute diarrheal diseases, tuberculosis and HIV/Aids.

Júlio Pedro Mendes explained that the mentioned diseases are also the most frequent ones diagnosed by the hospital.

He then appealed to the citizens to avoid self medication and resort to a medical centre as soon as possible even for illnesses like fevers and headaches.

Angola

Sonangol to Increase Fuel Storage Capacity in Cabinda

The Angolan National Oil Company (Sonangol) is to increase by next year its stocking capacity, in Cabinda province, from… Read more »

Copyright © 2017 Angola Press Agency. All rights reserved. Distributed by AllAfrica Global Media (allAfrica.com). To contact the copyright holder directly for corrections — or for permission to republish or make other authorized use of this material, click here.

AllAfrica publishes around 900 reports a day from more than 140 news organizations and over 500 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.

Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.