We are modernising Africa's diagnosis equipment, technology, process and procedure in line with international standards for first class and efficient service.
AHO is at the forefront of clinical trials across Africa in the field of medical care. Medical research is one of our core area in a bid to understand diseases and find solution.
Diabetes is one of the leading causes of kidney failure with over 30% of new cases on dialysis being caused by diabetes. Kidney failure is a long term complication of diabetes as it affects organs such as heart, kidneys,feet and eyes. Diabetes is on the rise in Africa affecting the young and old. Lifestyle changes and rapid increase in fast foods in Africa are contributing factors. AFREKID plans to commemorate the day with awareness of the complications of diabetes on kidneys. Events are planned across Africa.Read more >
AHO will be working with Santa to encourage people to donate kidney for transplantation this year. Santa for a kidney is the campaign planned for December and Christmas celebration this year will be for giving someone a new lease of life and encouraging families to have open discussion.
Preparations are underway for World Kidney Day on Thursday 12 March 2017. AHO is planning to hold seminars, street marcches, public lectures and debates, carnivals and screening across Africa. Members are encouraged to submit their proposals on time to be included in mega event calendar.