Daily Archives: October 11, 2018

Health Advocate from Rwanda Named as Inaugural World Thrombosis Day Ambassador of the Year

Christine Ashimwe, Founder of Rwanda Clot Awareness Network, Receives Prestigious Award for Thrombosis Advocacy Achievements

CHAPEL HILL, North Carolina, Oct. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis (ISTH) today announced that …

Italy’s PM Visits Ethiopia and Soon Eritrea to Support Peace

Italy’s prime minister is visiting Ethiopia and is awaited in Eritrea after the neighbors and once-bitter rivals made surprising peace earlier this year.
Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte says this is the first visit by …

Cameroon’s Election Body Reviewing Petitions to Cancel Presidential Poll

Cameroon’s elections management body says it has received 25 petitions from candidates and voters calling for the Oct. 7 presidential election to be annulled.
Candidates Cabral Libii of the opposition Universe party and Joshua Osih …

African Billionaire Abducted in Tanzania

Police have tightened borders in and around Tanzania’s economic capital, Dar es Salaam, while investigating the abduction of a man considered to be Africa’s youngest billionaire.
Mohammed Dewji, 43, was seized Thursday morning by two …