Ugandan midwife stands up for African mothers

Ugandan midwife stands up for African mothers

For Esther Madudu, 34, midwifery has been part of her life since her childhood when she used to watch as her grandmother helped women to deliver babies.

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Samsung digital villages to enhance access to health in remote areas

Samsung digital villages to enhance access to health in remote areas

The majority of residents in rural areas do not have access to quality health care due to challenges that range from long distances to health facilities, to poorly equipped health centres and lack of electricity.

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Chase Bank invests in medical sector to enhance access to health care

Chase Bank invests in medical sector to enhance access to health care

Known for its tradition of building relationships with a cross-section of society, Chase Bank made a strategic move to extend its financial services to the health sector seven years ago.

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Lack of access to correct information and ORS blamed on diarrhoea deaths

Lack of access to correct information and ORS blamed on diarrhoea deaths

Increased child mortality rate due to diarrhoea is worrying health stakeholders in Africa with a study by Amref Health Kenya indicating that disease contributes to 20 per cent of mortality among children below the age of five years in Kenya.

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