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Malawi Acquires Covid-19 Vaccine

President Lazarus Chakwera on Sunday evening announced that Malawi- has finally secured doses of the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine which government will give to “as many citizens as possible” for immunity against the Coronavirus (Covid-19). By Wanangwa Mtawali with The Nyasa Times President Lazarus Chakwera on Sunday

Rwanda acquires Favipiravir to save lives as Covid rages

Rwanda continues to register increasing number of Covid-19 cases and deaths, yet the country has not yet received a vaccine against the disease. The country is now banking on an antiviral drug – Favipiravir – to treat Covid patients in severe condition. By Emmanuel Ntirenganya with The

Vaccine Disparities Raise Alarm as COVID Variants Multiply

Global gaps in access to Covid-19 vaccines are raising concerns that the continued spread of the coronavirus will breed more dangerous versions of the pathogen, weakening medical weapons and further crippling economies. By James Paton with Bloomberg Global gaps in access to Covid-19 vaccines are

Rwanda suspends Unibrol antibiotics made in Kenya

Rwanda Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has temporarily banned the sale and use of Unibrol (Aminosidine Sulphate) USP 250 mg tablets, citing quality concerns. By Emmanuel Ntirenganya with The New Times Rwanda Rwanda Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has temporarily banned the sale and use

Rwanda: Top sectors to look out for in 2021

In Rwanda, there are a couple of sectors to watch in the year that are likely to have significant activity based on recent developments, market trends among other aspects. By Collins Mwai with The New Times Rwanda 2021 is expected to be characterized by economic