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Africa’s confirmed COVID-19 cases pass 4.02 million

The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Africa has reached 4,025,390 as of Sunday evening, the Africa Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa...

Africa’s COVID-19 deaths approaches 100,000

The number of COVID-19-related deaths in Africa reached 99,886 as of Thursday evening, the Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) said. South...

As Tokyo Olympics approach, virus worries rise in Japan

The pressure of hosting an Olympics during a still-active pandemic is beginning to show in Japan. The games begin July 23, with organizers determined they...

EFL announces twice-weekly COVID-19 testing for all 72 clubs

All 72 English Football League (EFL) clubs will undergo coronavirus testing twice every week from January 11, authorities said on Wednesday. The EFL was not...

Real Madrid manager Zidane tests positive for COVID-19

Spanish giants Real Madrid on Friday revealed that club manager Zinedine Zidane had tested positive for coronavirus. The 48-year-old was isolating earlier this month following...

South Africa records 5, 372 New COVID-19 Cases

South Africa has recorded 5,372 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24-hour reporting cycle, with a further 282 COVID-19 related deaths recorded. According to the...

Quarantine centers set up around Wuhan to help with influx of...

Quarantine centers have been set up around Wuhan to help deal with the influx of patients in the city's hospitals. Confirmed cases from these...

Global COVID-19 death toll surpasses 6 million as pandemic enters its...

The death toll from COVID-19 eclipsed 6 million Monday — underscoring that the pandemic, now in its third year, is far from finished The milestone...

Africa’s COVID-19 cases surpass 3.9 million

The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Africa reached 3,907,954 as of Tuesday evening, with 104,051 related deaths, the Africa Centers for Disease Control...

Africa’s confirmed COVID-19 cases surpass 3.51 mln

The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases on the African continent stood at 3,515,047 as of Friday, the Africa Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...