WHO Urges Tanzania to Report COVID-19 Cases and to Implement Public Health Measures

The World Health Organization (WHO) on Feb. 20 has called on Tanzania to start reporting and publishing COVID-19 cases and to implement measures to curb the spread of the virus. WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus renewed his January calls to …

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WHO Chief Says Mexico is in “Bad Shape” with the COVID-19 Crisis

The director of the World Health Organization, Tedros Ghebreyesus, said on Tuesday that “Mexico is in bad shape” with the pandemic and urged President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador and his government to be serious about the virus and set examples for “all Mexicans.”

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WHO Recommends Against Using Remdesivir for COVID-19 Patients

A panel of the World Health Organization (WHO) has advised against using remdesivir from American biopharmaceutical company Gilead Sciences as treatment for hospitalized COVID-19 patients, citing the drug to have “no important outcome for patients.”

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