African statistics day -experts reveal role of statistics in national development.
26 November 2017 | 10:00 am
African statistics day -experts experts reveal role of statistics in national development.
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US experts vote to recommend granting emergency approval for Pfizer-BioNTech's Covid-19 vaccine, paving the way for America to become the next country to move ahead with mass immunization as the country's virus death toll approaches 300,000. The US government's top infectious disease specialist Anthony Fauci also comments on the vaccine recommendation, saying "they are safe and they are highly effective, and those decisions were made by independent bodies without any political or other influence,".
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Experts raise concern over Africa's high infrastructure gap
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A team of ten scientists will investigate the origins of the new virus in a politically fraught mission that comes more than a year after the pandemic began and after accusations Beijing has tried to thwart the project. Finding the origins of the SARS-Covid-2 'could be a very long journey', says Peter Ben Embarek, head of the international WHO mission to China.
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Irregular migration, experts advocate proper trauma care for returnees
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Experts say vaccines only slow transmission of COVID-19 not end pandemic
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Two top UN officials said Russia is to blame for the near-fatal poisoning of the prominent Kremlin critic. The human rights experts said an international investigation should be carried out as "a matter of urgency."
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There have been tentative signs of progress toward salvaging the 2015 nuclear deal, as the UN's atomic energy watchdog reports that Iran has agreed to discuss "outstanding issues."
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Here is why you should pick up a copy of The Guardian on Sunday. Here are some of the stories to look out for when you grab a copy of The Guardian on the newsstands on Sunday.
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The fragments of the biblical texts are believed to have been stashed away in a cave during an armed Jewish uprising against Rome.
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WHO advisers say Johnson and Johnson's COVID-19 jab seems to work against worrying coronavirus variants. The vaccine has been approved by the EU, US, Canada and South Africa.
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Experts speak on declaration curfew in Rivers
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