Coronavirus: WHO concerned by Africa’s lockdown measures as Covid-19 cases skyrocket

To contain the virus many African countries are implementing measures that restrict gatherings and the movement…

President Kiir’s daughter, Defence ministry, and governor linked to mining sector corruption in South Sudan, says The Sentry

President’s associates tied to 32 mining companies; high-level corruption in mining risks fueling armed conflict

Angola, Senegal, Cameroon, Ghana and Nigeria among most hard-hit amid Covid-19, oil price plunge

African Energy Chamber analyses the most vulnerable African countries amid the Covid-19 pandemic and low oil…

Congo ex-President Yombi Opango dies of coronavirus

His son, Jean-Jacques, said Opango died at a Paris hospital.

IGAD states to join efforts to curb Covid-19 spread

The Heads of State of Kenya, Uganda, Ethiopia, Djibouti, Sudan, Somalia and South Sudan held a…

Number of cremated coronavirus victims in Wuhan raise questions about China’s statistics

China says 2,535 people in Wuhan have died of the virus

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson tests positive for coronavirus

As of now, there are more than 11,600 confirmed Covid-19 cases in the UK, and 578…

Eritrea confirms two more coronavirus cases, shuts schools and bans public transport

ASMARA – Eritrea’s Health ministry has confirmed two more Coronavirus cases in the country. “The two…

EU clears Somalia’s international debt

The European Union on Thursday announced it will provide up to €43 million to help clear…

UK Deputy Ambassador, 37, succumbs to coronavirus

Steven Dick, the Deputy British ambassador to Hungary has died after contracting COVID19 Dick, 37, passed…

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