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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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Ghana overtakes Nigeria as coronavirus death toll hits 2,223 in Africa

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The Africa Centre for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) has said that there are now 60,657 confirmed cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) in 53 countries...
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Power restored in Kenya, Uganda after nationwide outages

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Power has been restored in the East African nations of Kenya and Uganda after they were hit by nationwide outages in the morning, the countries’...
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Ghana tops coronavirus cases in West Africa after easing lockdown

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Ghana has the highest number of confirmed cases of coronavirus in West Africa. According to data obtained from the World Health Organisation, no fewer than...
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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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Coronavirus exposes gaping holes in Africa’s health systems

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African nations are facing a surge of COVID-19 cases with less than one intensive care bed and one ventilator per 100,000 people, a Reuters survey...
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Kenya floods kill 194, people evacuated from risk areas near dams

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Floods and landslides in Kenya have killed nearly 200 people, displaced 100,000 and strained critical infrastructure, with unprecedentedly high water levels at two dams forcing...
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Kenya demands probe as plane crash kills six over Somalia

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Kenya’s foreign ministry Tuesday called for a swift investigation after a humanitarian plane helping the fight against coronavirus crashed in Somalia in “unclear” circumstances, killing...
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IFAD: We must act now to prevent African ‘health crisis from becoming a food crisis’

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International Fund for Agricultural Development Africa must move swiftly to prevent a looming food crunch caused by coronavirus disruption for small-scale producers, the head of...
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Coronavirus: Group urges African governments to mobilise against tobacco industry

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Tobacco multinationals are using the COVID-19 crisis to engage in activities that either help clean their image or challenge governments for restricting or banning the...