Category Archives: Medical

Seychelles supporting Palestinian sovereignty push, Vietnam’s quest for UN Security Council

Two newly accredited ambassadors say they appreciate Seychelles’ support for their countries’ diplomatic priorities.

Hamdi Mansour Abuali, the new Ambassador-designate for the state of Palestine, conveyed his appreciation to the island nation for supporting their push for sovereignty while his …

Congo: Confirmed Ebola Deaths Near 2,000, Cases Over 3,000

KINSHASA – Congo’s National Ebola Response Committee says confirmed Ebola deaths in the east of the sprawling African nation are nearing 2,000 and confirmed cases of the virus have exceeded 3,000.

The committee released the latest numbers Friday after a …

Drones Offer Ghana’s Farmers Hope of Better Yields – and Income

The new technology is being used as farmers’ cooperatives are slowly abandoning manual labor as they seek higher efficiency.

Some, however, think the use of the drones is too costly and may shut out poor farmers.

At the Kpong rice …

Care centre for elderly residents in Seychelles opening soon

Daytime care for elderly residents will soon be available in Seychelles as two entrepreneurs get ready to open a respite care centre in the island nation.

Called ‘Let Your Light Shine Respite Care Centre,’ the private institution is owned by …

Seychellois teen trades the equator for the Arctic in ‘Students on Ice’ tour

A teenager from Seychelles has left the sunny island nation to join 129 other young people taking part in ‘Students on Ice’ 2019 Arctic Expedition, a platform that fosters collaboration on key issues faced as a global society.

Kelsy Gill …