When lack of science literacy puts us in a spot!

If the new health minister is now wearing the jokers cap, there were others too who had been the butt of jokes, just as the minister who asked if mosquitoes can transmit the HIV. There is every good reason why some basic science literacy can go a long way in saving us some major embarrassment.


BLOOPERS | Health Minister Dr Adham Baba was recently  the laughing stock of the nation for having suggested during a TV 1 interview that drinking warm water could prevent the Covid-19 infection.

This blooper was trending for a while – doing the rounds in social media, jumping from one cell phone to another, is being tweeted and is also giggling aloud in facebook.