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Ghana extends ban on public gatherings until May 31

President Nana Akufo-Addo of Ghana has extended the ban on public gathering, including religious activities, festivals and funerals till the end of May. Delivering his...

One more person dies of COVID-19 in Malawi

Malawi on Wednesday reported five new COVID-19 cases as the country's health authorities also confirmed that one person had succumbed to the virus. https://twitter.com/health_malawi/status/1252978321081720832?s=20 Joshua Malango,...

Zambia’s COVID-19 cases rise to 74 as 4 more confirmed

Four more people have tested positive for the coronavirus in Zambia, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 74 in the country. According to...

COVID-19 survivor in Ghana urges end to discrimination

A COVID-19 survivor in Ghana on Thursday urged the public to be sympathetic toward patients and survivors of the disease and avoid any kind...

Kenya’s COVID-19 cases rise to 225 as nine more test positive

https://twitter.com/MOH_Kenya/status/1250395809717379073?s=20 Nine more people in Kenya have tested positive for COVID-19, raising the country’s total number of confirmed cases to 225. The announcement was made Wednesday...

Kenya’s COVID-19 cases rise to 191

Two more people in Kenya have tested positive for COVID-19, raising the country's total number of confirmed cases to 191. The announcement was made Saturday...

Coronavirus in South Africa: 2003 cases reported, 24 deaths

According to the South African government, 2003 people have been infected with coronavirus cases. 24 have died and there have been 410 recoveries since...

COVID-19 lockdowns, curfews saving lives but ruining livelihoods

  In a dark ground-floor room in Lagos, dressmaker Kemi Adepoju gazes at a pile of dresses she has made but which cannot be collected...

Africa’s city dwellers head to the countryside in hopes of avoiding...

Each morning at a crowded bus station east of Nairobi, Kenyans load their bags on to minibuses emblazoned with the faces of pop stars...

Zimbabwe doctors, airport workers demand government provide COVID-19 masks

Zimbabwe’s public hospital doctors opted to stay home Wednesday over a lack of protective gear as the coronavirus begins to spread in a country...
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