Children in northern Zamfara

MSF Urges Nigeria President to Act on Deadly Lead Poisoning

By | Thu, 11/15/2012 - 09:22

Doctors Without Borders said Nigeria had failed to deliver on promises to tackle a deadly lead poisoning epidemic and called on president Goodluck Jonathan to intervene.

Bill Gates

Bill Gates Hopes that Polio Is Eradicated by 2018

By | Fri, 09/28/2012 - 11:59

Software magnate Bill Gates made a speech to the United Nations yesterday, detailing his hope that no child will be paralyzed by 2015 and that the disease will be completely eradicated by 2018.