Tag: cancer

How best can Africans achieve their set health goals? Health expert Ivan Munye

In a world where it's becoming easier to access and purchase fast foods as compared to the healthier options, we've seen an increase of diseases such as cancer and diabetes, many of us have set health goals for the year. Fitness Instructor and Health Expert, Ivan Munye joins CNBC Africa for more.

Blunders with Vestact’s Paul Theron

It’s the close of the market week and a good time to round up this week's ridiculousness. From South African Airways (SAA) to cancer being an expensive disease to treat. This week’s Blunders by Vestact’s Paul Theron also touches on why car sales have gone down globally. He joins CNBC Africa for more.

Tackling non-communicable diseases in East Africa

There’s a rise of non-communicable diseases (NCD) in East Africa due to unhealthy lifestyle amid a shortage of qualified professionals. To tell about a medical training program that aims to increase the number, quality and deployment of cancer and neurological specialists in the East Africa region, Director General of East African Development Bank, Vivienne Yeda Apopo joins CNBC Africa for more.

How this cancer survivor is using her experience to find solutions for breast cancer diagnosis

Shamim Nabuuma was a breast cancer victim, that went on to beat the disease, now this experience not only shaped her career path but also gave her resolve to find a solution for breast cancer diagnosis. Recently she was chosen as one of the beneficiaries for Google pitch drive tour, she joins CNBC Africa's Arnold Kwizera for more.

Nigerians race against cancer in 6th NSE Corporate Challenge

Over 650 runners from 60 companies took part in the 6th edition of the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) Corporate Challenge at the Muri Okunola Park in Lagos. The NSE Corporate Challenge was created to raise awareness for the early detection of cancer and raise funds to support the fight against the disease. CNBC Africa’s Debbie Movoria Reports.

Nigerian corporates race against cancer

The Nigerian Stock Exchange held its 5th edition of the Annual Corporate Challenge over the weekend. CNBC Africa’s Deborah Movoria filed this report.

NSE set to hold 5th corporate challenge

As part of efforts to raise funds to support the fight against cancer in Nigeria, The Nigerian Stock Exchange will hold the fifth edition of the Corporate Challenge on Saturday 15th of September. Bola Adeeko, Head; Shared Services Division at the Nigerian Stock Exchange joins CNBC Africa to shed more light on the event.

Nigeria’s plan to tackle cancer revealed

Nigeria’s plan to tackle cancer revealed