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NSIA posts N36 billion profit in 2019

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Wikipedia The Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority (NSIA) recorded a profit of about N36.15 billion from its investments in the 2019 financial year but fears worse...
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Health workers across Africa struggle in coronavirus ‘war zone’

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Health workers toiling on the frontline across Africa say they are facing rising infections, shortages of protective equipment and growing strains as they battle the...
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South Africa health minister fights coronavirus lockdown criticism

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South African Health Minister Zweli Mkhize on Tuesday fought off criticism against the Covid-19 lockdown, saying the measure has effectively stalled the exponential spread of...
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Coronavirus jolts West Africa, push Ecowas to uplift region

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The West African regional bloc, Ecowas, is choosing collective action to save its nearly Sh400 million people from the spiralling effects of the novel coronavirus...
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13 doctors test positive for coronavirus in Ghana

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At least 13 doctors have tested positive for Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Ghana, an official of the Ghana Medical Association (GMA) said on Tuesday. The Ashanti...
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Egypt extends state of emergency on virus, security fears

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Reuters Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on Tuesday ordered the renewal for three months of a long-running state of emergency, citing health as well as...
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Cuba sends doctors to South Africa to combat coronavirus

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Cuba sent 216 healthcare workers to South Africa on Saturday, the latest of more than 20 medical brigades it has sent worldwide to combat the...
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Cyril Ramaphosa calls for end to sanctions against Zimbabwe, Sudan to help fight coronavirus

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President Cyril Ramaphosa has again called for the economic bans against Zimbabwe and Sudan to be lifted as the continent grapples with Covid-19 and its...
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South Africa: US decision to suspend funding for WHO ‘regrettable’

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South Africa on Thursday expressed concern over U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision to halt funding to the World Health Organisation (WHO). “The South African government...
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South Africa’s union worried over high coronavirus cases among health workers

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South Africa’s union, NEHAWU, is worried over the surge in the number of healthcare workers being diagnosed with COVID-19. Nehawu spokesman Khaya Xaba said almost...