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90-Year Old Woman Becomes First Person to Take Covid-19 Vaccine

By |2020-12-09T00:21:53-05:00December 8th, 2020|Health, Heroes of COVID-19|

A 90-year old woman from Northern Ireland, Margaret Keenan, on Tuesday, December 8 became the first person in the world to receive the Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine outside trial conditions. Keenan ...

Nigeria develops ‘much faster’ and cheaper COVID-19 test kit

By |2020-12-08T06:06:36-05:00October 1st, 2020|Health, Heroes of COVID-19|

Nigeria has developed a COVID-19 test kit that can give results in less than 40 minutes, officials said at a bi-weekly briefing in the capital, Abuja. The country’s Minister of ...

Kenya’s First Locally Manufactured Ventilator Certified by Government

By |2020-12-08T06:06:40-05:00September 11th, 2020|Health, Heroes of COVID-19|

 The 1st ever locally manufactured ventilator developed by the Kenya Association of Manufacturers’ (KAM) Automotive Sector, led by Mutsimoto Limited, was on Thursday certified by the Kenya Bureau of Standards (KEBS). The ventilator, dubbed ...

Global Citizen And The Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority Launch The Nigeria Solidary Support Fund For Nigerians By Nigerians

By |2020-12-08T06:07:03-05:00September 3rd, 2020|Heroes of COVID-19, Stories|

International advocacy organization Global Citizen and the Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority (NSIA) have partnered to create the Nigeria Solidarity Support Fund (NSSF), a fund for Nigerians by Nigerians to combat the devastating effects brought ...

Black Nurse Turned Entrepreneur Launches ID Badges For Essential Healthcare Workers of Color

By |2020-12-08T06:07:05-05:00August 28th, 2020|Health, Heroes of COVID-19|

Reflections By Zana is launching a unique line of workplace accessories for underrepresented front line health care professionals required to work during the global COVID-19 pandemic. Creator Aneesha Smith, a ...

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