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Botswana opens borders for private chartered flights

Authorities in Botswana have announced that the country is ready to receive private charter flights into the country's resort towns starting next month amid...

Africa’s confirmed COVID-19 cases pass 1.72 million mark

The number of confirmed cases in the African continent has reached 1,727,837, the Africa Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) said on...

Zambia’s private sector shows slow recovery from COVID-19 in September

The private sector in Zambia eased the slowdown imposed by the COVID-19 pandemic during the month of September following government's decision to ease some...

Egypt’s president renews state of emergency for 3 months

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has issued a decree for renewing the state of emergency nationwide for three months starting Monday, state-run Ahram newspaper...

South Africa records 1,622 new COVID-19 cases, 24 deaths

South Africa recorded 1,622 new coronavirus cases on Sunday, bringing the nationwide number to 715,868, according to its health minister. “Regrettably, we report 24 COVID-19...

Kenya records 931 new cases of COVID 19

Kenya's health ministry on Sunday confirmed 931 new cases of COVID-19 from 6,691 samples tested in the last 24 hours, bringing the number of...

Africa’s confirmed COVID-19 cases pass 1.7 million: Africa CDC

The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in the African continent has reached 1,707,741, the Africa Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) said...

UK considers reducing quarantine period for COVID-19 contacts

Officials in the UK government’s coronavirus task force are considering reducing to seven or 10 days from 14 days the period that people must...

COVID-19: Rwanda features on EU “safe list”

The European Union has listed Rwanda among the countries on which Covid-19 travel restrictions into the EU territory should be gradually lifted. According to...

Libya reports 990 new COVID-19 cases

The National Center for Disease Control of Libya on Saturday reported 990 new COVID-19 cases, bringing the national count to 54,374 with 29,965 recoveries...
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