AFRICA

FOLLOW US:

Tunisia gives nod on the health protocol for new school year

Tunisian scientific committee for the fight against the coronavirus approved on Tuesday the health protocol for the start of the new school year slated...

Ethiopia says it is prepared to tackle coronavirus

The Ethiopian government says it is has bolstered its preparedness to tackle the current coronavirus outbreak. Africa is yet to confirm any cases, but health...

Zimbabwe’s COVID-19 deaths surge to 53 as cases surpass 3,000

Zimbabwe recorded 12 COVID-19 deaths on Thursday, its biggest daily number of deaths so far, to raise the country's death toll to 53. The deaths...

Paris goes into lockdown as COVID-19 variant rampages

France imposed a month-long lockdown on Paris and parts of the north after a faltering vaccine rollout and spread of highly contagious coronavirus variants...

Global COVID-19 cases near 90 million mark as deaths top 1.9...

The number of confirmed COVID-19 infections globally is closing in on the 90 million mark as the number of virus-related deaths surpassed 1.9 million,...

South Africa to introduce digital COVID-19 vaccination certificate

South Africa has started the development of a digital vaccination certificate to confirm that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19. However, Health Minister Dr....

Liberia’s COVID-19 fight receives major boost

Liberia’s fight against COVID-19 has received a major boost after the country on Friday rolled out 302,400 doses of the Johnson and Jonson (J&J)...

Nigeria FA says no final decision yet on fate of domestic...

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) denied media reports that a final decision had been arrived at to end the 2019/2020 Nigeria Professional Football League...

UN warns COVID-19 has threatened child vaccination programs

The United Nations warned Wednesday about an alarming decline in childhood vaccinations because of the COVID-19 pandemic, saying that the likelihood a child born...

African leaders commend China’s efforts in handling epidemic

Several African leaders gathered in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa, have commended China's efforts to prevent and control the novel coronavirus pneumonia. The leaders say...
CGTN Africa