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Ethiopia confirms COVID-19 cases exceeding 131,000

The total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Ethiopia rose to 131,546 after 351 new cases were reported, the East African country's Ministry of...

Morocco registers 473 new COVID-19 cases, 35 more deaths

Morocco announced on Monday 473 new COVID-19 cases, taking the tally in the North African country since March 2 to 460,144. The number of recoveries...

New evidence shows South Africa COVID-19 variant more infectious

Scientists uncovered new biological evidence which shows that the South African COVID-19 variant is more infectious, as it binds more readily and strongly to...

Rwanda’s capital back to lockdown due to surge in COVID-19 cases

Rwandan cabinet on Monday brought the capital city of Kigali back to a lockdown due to a surge in COVID-19 cases. The lockdown, which became...

Kenya reports 65 new COVID-19 cases as total edges towards 100,000

The total number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Kenya rose to 99,227 after the Ministry of health reported 65 new cases on Monday. “65 people...

Malawi imposes first lockdown measures as virus flares

Malawi is set to roll out a first set of anti-coronavirus restrictions this week, the president said, after overruling a court ban on lockdown...

Ghanaian president instructs security services to enforce COVID-19 protocols

Ghanaian President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo instructed the security services Sunday to enforce strict adherence to the COVID-19 prevention protocols to curb rising infections. In...

Brazil approves emergency use of Sinovac, AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccines

Brazilian health regulator Anvisa on Sunday approved emergency use of COVID-19 vaccines from China’s Sinovac Biotech Ltd and Britain’s AstraZeneca, clearing the way for...

UK aims to give 1st COVID-19 shot to all adults by...

The United Kingdom is vaccinating 140 people per minute against COVID-19 on average, and plans to offer a first dose of COVID-19 vaccine to every...

Rwanda closes schools in Kigali due to COVID-19 surge

All schools operating in Rwanda's capital city of Kigali are closed until further notice in order to further contain the spread of COVID-19, especially in...
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