WHO considers decision on monkeypox “emergency”, Africa says long overdue

WHO will consider the move at the closed expert meeting on Thursday Examining the response amid concerns about how WHO has handled COVID Scientists: Monkeypox has been in crisis for years in Africa Say less urgency given to health crises in developing countries LONDON, June 23 (Reuters) – The World Health Organization will decide Thursday … Read more

Central bankers of Kenya and Nigeria criticize cryptocurrencies and promote digital currencies

June 10 (Reuters) – Cryptocurrencies jeopardize financial stability, but central bank digital currencies could solve problems like bringing the poor into the financial system or cutting transaction costs, Kenyan and Nigerian central bankers said Friday. Nigeria’s eNaira digital currency, introduced last October, is a plus for inclusion, said Kingsley Obiora, deputy governor of the country’s … Read more