Science & Technology
Dolly the Sheep only lived for seven years, but the scientific advances that came from her creation still live on.
by Eugene Nforngwa
by Karel Prinsloo
by Smriti Daniel
Health16 Feb 2017 16:24 GMT
Patients have nowhere to turn after the country's only radiation therapy machine stopped functioning in 2016.
Ebola14 Feb 2017 06:40 GMT
Scientists say small percentage of people were the cause of most cases of Ebola virus that ravaged West Africa in 2014.
Health13 Feb 2017 18:51 GMT
Doctors' union cancels government talks after officials are hit with 30-day jail term over strike at public hospitals.
Sierra Leone13 Feb 2017 10:27 GMT
Opiate addiction has become increasingly common in Sierra Leone, where there are few avenues for drug rehabilitation.
Kenya10 Feb 2017 08:12 GMT
With public sector doctors and the government at an impasse, patients are beginning to overwhelm private hospitals.
Health09 Feb 2017 08:03 GMT
Low-cost, easily treatable and preventable conditions cause blindness for millions of people worldwide.
Health08 Feb 2017 19:39 GMT
Dozens of humans and over 600 monkeys reportedly dead in rainforest region amid country's worst outbreak in decades.
Politics08 Feb 2017 11:45 GMT
The United States is once again debating how to pay for healthcare coverage, though a breakthrough is unlikely.
Drugs08 Feb 2017 11:31 GMT
As more people in Kachin fall victim to drug abuse, Christian group Pat Jasan is taking matters into its own hands.
Women06 Feb 2017 13:54 GMT
Female victims of violence can get medical and psychological help - from reconstructive surgery, to therapy, to support.
Women06 Feb 2017 10:14 GMT
'When my parents called the [cutter for my sister], I warned the district officer. Our generation can bring change.'
Health05 Feb 2017 12:46 GMT
South African activists call for the decriminalisation of sex work to protect human rights and reduce spread of HIV.
People & Power02 Feb 2017 07:52 GMT
We investigate allegations involving a Chinese billionaire and a controversial alternative health scheme in Africa.
Health31 Jan 2017 09:36 GMT
Life for residents in the US city of Flint who've struggled for nearly 3 years with a toxic water supply.
Asia30 Jan 2017 12:17 GMT
Raids conducted in country that is not only a world leader in producing drugs, but also a leading consumer.
by Catalina Ruiz-Navarro
by Eric Goosby
- Jim O'Neill
by Toyin Saraki
by Ali H Mokdad
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