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China will supply virus test kits, masks to Africa, Ramaphosa says.

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa said that China will supply millions of coronavirus test kits and masks to Africa to assist the continent fight...

Lockdown significantly reduces infection rate in South Africa: president

Amid scepticism about its effectiveness, South African President Cyril Ramaphosa on Sunday defended the COVID-19 lockdown which he said has "significantly reduced the rate...

Egyptian hotels reopened with reduced occupancy are nearly full -official

Egyptian hotels operating with a new reduced occupancy rate of 25% to contain the spread of the novel coronavirus have almost reached full capacity,...

Coronavirus cases in South Africa pass 30,000 ~Minister

The number of coronavirus cases in South Africa rose past 30,000 on Saturday, Minister of Health Zweli Mkhize said. South Africa reported 1,727 new cases,...

Africa’s COVID-19 cases surpass 140,000 mark: Africa CDC

The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases across the African continent reached 141,535 as the death toll from the ongoing pandemic surged to 4,069 as...

Kenyan businesses pick up as normalcy returns amid anti-COVID-19 measures

Small and medium-sized businesses in Kenya are registering a steady surge in activities as business picks up in the East African nation amid observation...

COVID-19 cases surge to 174 in Zimbabwe

The number of COVID-19 positive cases in Zimbabwe rose to 174 as 14 more cases have been confirmed, the health ministry has said. In its...

South Africa’s Eastern cape premier self- isolates after staffer tests positive...

South Africa's Eastern Cape Premier Lubabalo Oscar Mabuyaneis self-quarantining at home after a member of his core staff tested positive for the coronavirus. In a...

Cameroon receives COVID-19 related donation from UNICEF ahead of school reopening

The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) delivered tons of hygiene and preventive materials to Cameroon on Saturday to help the Central African country fight...

TWO SESSIONS: China & Africa beyond COVID-19

The "Two Sessions", China's premier annual political event has concluded at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. This years' event has taken place...
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