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Kenya coronavirus cases rise to 16,268 after 667 more contract virus

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Six hundred and sixty seven more people in Kenya have been found to have the coronavirus, following the testing of 5,075 samples. This raised the...
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WHO: 19 potential coronavirus vaccines currently in clinical trials

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Flickr The World Health Organisation (WHO) says there are 19 potential COVID-19 vaccines currently in clinical trials globally. WHO Regional Office for Africa in Brazzaville,...
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President Ramaphosa urges South Africans to keep distance from elderly

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President Cyril Ramaphosa on Monday urged South Africans to keep a distance from their elderly parents and grandparents so as to save their lives as...
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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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South Africa coronavirus infections top 20,000, nearly 400 deaths

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Coronavirus infections in South Africa surged past 20,000 with close to 400 deaths, Health Minister Zweli Mkhize said on Friday. In a statement the ministry...
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WHO: Virus could infect more than 200 million in Africa

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Flickr The new coronavirus could kill 150,000 people in Africa in a year unless urgent action is taken, according to a WHO modelling study that...
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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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Uganda cautions public on HIV/AIDS spread amid COVID-19 pandemic

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The Ugandan Government, on Wednesday, cautioned the public not to relax efforts in combating HIV/AIDS in spite of all energies being targeted towards fighting the...