Daily Archives: January 30, 2019

Sanofi: Fexinidazole, the first all-oral treatment for sleeping sickness, approved in Democratic Republic of Congo

  • Fexinidazole will contribute to international efforts to eliminate sleeping sickness, a fatal neglected tropical disease endemic to Africa, by 2020
  • It is the first all-oral treatment for sleeping sickness, and is effective for both stages

Sanofi : Le fexinidazole, premier traitement entièrement par voie orale contre la maladie du sommeil, approuvé en République Démocratique du Congo

  • Le fexinidazole contribuera aux efforts déployés à l’échelle internationale en vue d’éliminer la maladie du sommeil – une maladie tropicale négligée, fatale et endémique en Afrique – à l’horizon 2020
  • Premier médicament entièrement par voie

Ghana Is Raising Africa’s Leisure Tourism Bar

Continued economic growth in many African countries is driving greater interest in the continent from a tourism perspective but it’s interesting to see that Ghana, in particular, is proving increasingly attractive as a leisure tourism …

Death Toll At 28 After Migrant Boats Sink Off Djibouti

The death toll from the sinking of two migrant boats off the coast of Djibouti rose to 28 on Wednesday, with perhaps 130 more still missing.

Two vessels carrying migrants departed from Godaria on the …

Macron Winds Up Egypt Visit That Bagged France Euros 1bn In Business

President Emmanuel Macron left Egypt bagging some 30 deals worth nearly one billion euros. He also met with Egypt’s top clerics and visited the new administrative capital some 60 km away from Cairo.

A helicopter …