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ECOWAS donates essential medical equipment to Nigeria

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The Economic Community of West Africa States (ECOWAS), through the West African Health Organisation (WAHO), has donated essential medical equipment to the government of Nigeria...
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World Bank gives Kenya $43 million more for fight against coronavirus

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The World Bank has released a second tranche of Sh4.6 billion ($43 million) for counties to use in strengthening devolution as they race against time...
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Sierra Leone doctors’ strike leaves coronavirus patients stranded

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Doctors treating COVID-19 patients in Sierra Leone went on strike on Thursday over unpaid bonuses, leaving patients in some of the main treatment centres without...
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Kenyan soldier who died of coronavirus laid to rest, villagers kept off

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A Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) soldier who died of Covid-19 has been buried at his Olenguruone home in Nakuru County. David Bartonjo, who died in...
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Ethiopian foreign minister calls for boosting China-Africa anti-COVID-19 solidarity

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The Ethiopian Minister of Foreign Affairs, Gedu Andargachew, on Friday called for boosting China-Africa solidarity in fighting against the COVID-19 pandemic. In a press statement,...
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UNECA: Africa will lose $65 billion to full lockdown

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Mr Stephen Karingi, Director, Regional Trade and Integration, United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA), says African economy will lose 65 billion dollars if there...
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Niger receives coronavirus ‘remedy’ from Madagascar

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Niger on Tuesday received a consignment of herbal tea that Madagascar’s president Andry Rajoelina has touted as a powerful remedy against the novel coronavirus. Baptised...
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African nations to get 300 ventilators from Jack Ma

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African nations that lack ventilators for the treatment of COVID-19 patients will receive some from a donation of 300 supplied by the Jack Ma Foundation,...
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Coronavirus: Osun court orders remand of man over Facebook post

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A young man in Osogbo, Osun State, will spend at least a month behind bars over his comments on the recent discharge of COVID-19 patients...
African News Health

Ethiopia to buy life insurance for health workers

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The Ethiopian government is due to buy life insurance for health professionals in direct contact with Covid-19 patients. Health minister Lia Tadesse said on Tuesday...