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Mauritius battles COVID-19 explosion ahead of tourism reopening

Hospitals are overwhelmed, ventilators are hard to find, and there's no longer enough space at the main cemetery for COVID-19 victims in Mauritius. Barely three...

Tunisian president sacks minister of youth, sports and professional integration

Tunisian President Kais Saied removed Minister of Youth, Sports, and Professional Integration Sihem Ayadi from her duties, the Tunisian Presidency said Monday. The statement did...

South Africa making efforts to address COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy

As South Africa continued experiencing vaccine hesitancy despite having adequate vaccine doses, government officials admitted there was a need to educate communities to dispel...

No need for a vaccine third jab booster: study

Vaccines are effective enough at preventing severe cases of COVID-19 that there is no current need for the general population to be given third...

Zimbabwe continues recording drop in COVID-19 vaccine uptake

The rate of uptake of COVID-19 vaccines among Zimbabweans dropped for a third consecutive week with a declining sense of urgency among the population...

Kenya receives more than 200,000 AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine doses

Kenya on Monday received another 210,000 doses of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine from Poland. The arrival of the doses is set boost to the ongoing...

Tanzania sets up more centers for COVID-19 vaccination

Tanzania has increased centers for COVID-19 vaccination from 550 to 1,548 to enable people to get the jabs en masse, a senior official said...

President Ramaphosa eases South Africa’s COVID-19 restrictions, announces Adjusted Alert Level...

South Africa will move from the Adjusted Alert Level 3 to an Adjusted Alert Level 2 with effect from Monday, September 13th, President Cyril...

South Africa reports 3,961 new COVID-19 cases, total caseload hits 2,858,195

South Africa recorded 3,961 new COVID-19 infections from a sample size of 35,965 tests conducted in the last 24 hours, bringing the cumulative caseload...

Uganda’s COVID-19 infections reach 121,510

Uganda’s health ministry reported 214 new COVID-19 cases on Sunday from tests conducted in the last 24 hours, taking the country’s cumulative virus load...
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