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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...

Africa’s richest man helps Nigeria’s fight against coronavirus

Access Bank Plc, Nigeria’s biggest lender by assets, is teaming up with Africa’s richest man Aliko Dangote to provide treatment and isolation centers across...

Africa Battles COVID-19: Africa responds to the COVID-19 pandemic

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Asrg04zhyvw&feature=youtu.be Its a race against time, world wide, to slow down and eventually halt the spread of COVID-19, a pandemic that has claimed thousands of...

Coronavirus cases in Kenya rise to 31

Kenya has recorded three more coronavirus cases, bringing the total to 31 the number of confirmed cases in the East African nation. Health Chief...

Containing COVID-19: Lockdown to begin in South Africa

Friday will mark the beginning of a 21-day period country-wide lockdown in South Africa as coronavirus cases hit 709 on early Thursday. South Africa has...

Libya battles escalate as coronavirus arrives in country

Battles erupted around Tripoli on Wednesday following intensified bombardment of the Libyan capital, defying international pleas for a truce to tackle the coronavirus after...

Nigeria confirms five new COVID-19 cases, total up to 51

Nigeria reported five new confirmed positive cases of the coronavirus, the Nigerian Centre for Disease Control said later on Wednesday. The NCDC said that two...

Botswana prepares for a countrywide lock-down to fight COVID-19

The Government of Botswana has warned it's citizens to prepare themselves  for an imminent countrywide lock-down as some of the efforts being implemented to...

Egypt’s pyramids get deep cleaning during COVID-19 shutdown

Egypt began deep cleaning the area around the Giza pyramids on Wednesday as authorities work to disinfect tourist spots closed down by the coronavirus...

Ramaphosa tests negative for COVID-19 as South Africa prepares to go...

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has tested negative for coronavirus, the presidency said in a statement on Thursday. “The president submitted for testing as...
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