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WHO: Over 10,000 health workers infected with coronavirus in Africa

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The World Health Organization (WHO) today (July 23) warned of the threat posed by COVID-19 to health workers across Africa. More than 10 000 health...
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Zambia asks China to cancel its debt

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File Photo Zambian President Edgar Lungu has asked Chinese President Xi Jinping for some “debt relief and cancellation” in a telephone conversation between the two...
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Pandemic costs Africa travel, tourism almost $55 billion

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African countries have lost almost $55 billion in travel and tourism revenues in three months due to the coronavirus pandemic, the African Union (AU) commissioner...
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IMF calls for cautious reopening of Africa

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As African countries commence the re-opening of their economies, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has counselled them to do so cautiously because the pandemic is...
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African nations seek UN inquiry into US racism, ‘police brutality’

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African countries are lobbying to set up a U.N. inquiry into “systemic racism” and “police brutality” in the United States and elsewhere, aiming to defend...
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WHO: Clinical trials underway to evaluate plasma of coronavirus recovered patients

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The World Health Organisation (WHO) says, clinical trials are underway to evaluate the effectiveness of using plasma from the blood of recovered COVID-19 patients, to...
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WHO pays tribute to African leaders on fight against coronavirus

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Dr Matshidiso Moeti, World Health Organisation (WHO), Regional Director for Africa, has paid tribute to African leaders for the progress they have made in their...
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Tanzania suspends laboratory head after president questions coronavirus tests

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Agence France-Presse Tanzania has suspended the head of its national health laboratory in charge of testing for the coronavirus and ordered an investigation, a day...