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South Africa's COVID-19 related fatalities have gone up by 28.South Africa's COVID-19 related fatalities have gone up by 28.

South Africa's COVID-19 cases surpass 20,000 mark | eNCA

Covid-19 has a much different effect on the continent than it does elsewhereCovid-19 has a much different effect on the continent than it does elsewhere

The realities of politics, testing and mitigation in Africa - The Mail & Guardian

Africa has now recorded more than 100,000 cases of coronavirus, according to an AFP tally drawn from official figures on Friday.Africa has now recorded more than 100,000 cases of coronavirus, according to an AFP tally drawn from official figures on Friday.

Africa coronavirus cases surpass 100,000

The AfCFTA can serve as a significant policy lever mitigating COVID-19’s consequences for Africa; it is crucial to get the process back on track.The AfCFTA can serve as a significant policy lever mitigating COVID-19’s consequences for Africa; it is crucial to get the process back on track.

The African Continental Free Trade Area and measures to facilitate trade could significantly mitigate COVID-19’s economic impact in Africa

Dr Mthandazo Ngwenya explains the importance of a free trade area and customs union.Dr Mthandazo Ngwenya explains the importance of a free trade area and customs union.

In a post Covid-world, the Africa Continental Free Trade Area could not come soon enough

Samba Bathily, Chairman of ADS Group and a founding partner of the AfroChampions Initiative explains how the AfCFTA will benefit AfricaSamba Bathily, Chairman of ADS Group and a founding partner of the AfroChampions Initiative explains how the AfCFTA will benefit Africa

The AfCFTA is an opportunity for companies that want to change Africa - African Business Magazine

Coronavirus cases in Africa pass 100,000 mark: Africa CDC - CGTN

Africa's COVID-19 cases pass 100,000 mark: Africa CDC - China.org.cn

Death toll exceeds 3,000, says Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention - Anadolu AgencyDeath toll exceeds 3,000, says Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention - Anadolu Agency

Africa COVID-19 cases cross 99,000

On May 25, we commemorate Africa Day, which celebrates the creation of the Organization of Africa Unity (OAU). Now known as the African Union, it was created in 1963 to lead continental solidarity to fight against colonialism and apartheid. Africa Day acknowledges the continent's progress while r

A renewed opportunity for Africa and Europe’s partnership during COVID-19 | New Europe

SA and Nigeria, respectively, have the highest recorded infections in Sub-Saharan AfricaSA and Nigeria, respectively, have the highest recorded infections in Sub-Saharan Africa

Africa records more than 100,000 cases of the coronavirus

A commuter wears a mask on a bus in Gaborone, Botswana, on May 21. Monirul

There are 100,000 coronavirus cases in Africa

Download logoA community of African innovators is stepping up support to the continent’s fight against COVID-19 pandemic, collaborating with the World Health Organization (WHO) to develop solutions to help contain the spread of the virus. On 20 May 2020, WHO in the African Region hosted the first in a series of virtual sessions for innovators across the region to showcase home-grown creative solutions aimed at addressing critical gaps in the response to COVID-19. Eight innovators f

Coronavirus - Africa: WHO showcases leading African innovations in COVID-19 response - CNBC Africa

The World Health Organisation estimates that Africa will need up to 25 million respirators monthly. We must ensure that essential medical supplies such as these reach all of our communities. Now is the time for the continent to leverage existing HIV services to boost Covid-19 testing, isolation...The World Health Organisation estimates that Africa will need up to 25 million respirators monthly. We must ensure that essential medical supplies such as these reach all of our communities. Now is the time for the continent to leverage existing HIV services to boost Covid-19 testing, isolation, contact tracing and treatment capacities.

Past, present and future: What should be shaping Africa...

The role of African Universities as Agents of Solidarity and Development in Post-Pandemic Africa by Cornelius Hagemeir and Professor Colin Chasi Africa is defined by colonial borders, within which states attempt to build viable systems. Universities are a significant part of the national innovation systems that seek to change the socio-economic and other fortunes of […]

Celebrating Africa Day During The COVID-19 Pandemic - The Daily Vox

The COVID-19 pandemic today reached a milestone in Africa, with more than 100 000 confirmed cases. The virus has now spread to every country in theThe COVID-19 pandemic today reached a milestone in Africa, with more than 100 000 confirmed cases. The virus has now spread to every country ...

Coronavirus: Africa COVID-19 cases top 100 000 | Africanews

Opinion - Africa, the continent from which humanity fanned out and which begat modern civilisation, is marking its Day on Monday, May 25. It is Africa's most significant day for it was on that day in 1963, they consciously came together as a people after centuries of divisions, enslavement and colonisation. The meeting in Addis Abba, Ethiopia was no mean achievement for a people newly emergent from colonialism, with strings of self-doubt and disunity being pulled by colonialists perching all around, like vultures waOpinion - Africa, the continent from which humanity fanned out and which begat modern civilisation, is marking its Day on Monday, May 25. It is Africa's most significant day for it was on that day in 1963, they consciously came together as a people after centuries of divisions, enslavement and colonisation. The meeting in Addis Abba, Ethiopia was no mean achievement for a people newly emergent from colonialism, with strings of self-doubt and disunity being pulled by colonialists perching all around, like vultures wa

Africa Shall Have Its Day - allAfrica.com

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Africa’s coronavirus cases have surpassed 100,000, the Africa Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Friday, as the youthful continent with many fragile health systems has not seen the high numbers devastating other parts of the world. The pandemic “appears to be taking a different pathway in Africa,” the World Health Organization […]JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Africa’s coronavirus cases have surpassed 100,000, the Africa Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Friday, as the youthful continent with many fragile health sy…

Africa virus cases surpass 100,000; lockdowns slowed growth | KWKT - FOX 44

The number of confirmed COVID-19 positive cases across Africa surpassed 95,000 as of Thursday afternoon, the Africa Center for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) said on Thursday.

Africa's COVID-19 cases pass 95,000 mark: Africa CDC

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With more than 3 million cases worldwide, COVID-19 has not spared any continent. As of 14 May 2020, almost 50,000 cases of COVID-19 had been recorded across 52 countries in Africa, with...With more than 3 million cases worldwide, COVID-19 has not spared any continent. As of 14 May 2020, almost 50,000 cases of COVID-19 had been recorded across 52 countries in Africa, with over...

COVID-19: African unity and the opportunity for a paradigm shift | Hogan Lovells - JDSupra

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has sounded a warning that millions of people in the African continent could be pushed into extreme poverty because of the new coronavirus pandemic. “The pandemic threatens African progress. It will aggravate long-standing inequalities and heighten hunger, malnutrition and vulnerability to disease,” Guterres said. Since the pandemic is still in its ...

Guterres — Coronavirus May Spare Africa, Impoverish Africans - Communal News

Among the regions affected by Covid-19, Africa happens to be one of the lesser-affected continents. Incomplete statistics show there are more than 40,000 confirmed cases in African countries, a sta…

How Should China Manage Africa’s “Debt Bomb”? | The Zimbabwe Daily

3,100 people have died of the virus in Africa. “At the moment the Kovid-19 has broken soft landslides in Africa, and the continent has avoided a large number of deaths that have devastated the rest of the world,” said Dr Matsidiso Moiti, WHO Regional Director for Africa. During a briefing on Friday, WHO Executive Director […]

Coronavirus in Africa: continent cases top 100,000, WHO says

On this noteworthy day, Africa day, Africans from all corners of the globe come together under the banner of Pan-African solidarity, to celebrate a day which symbolises our victory over the yoke of colonial oppression. Today, we celebrate African pride, unity and determination. Pride in our heritage, culture and determination to continue the struggle of our forefathers to transform Africa into a global powerhouse. As espoused in our blueprint for the future of our continent, Agenda 2063, it is a day on which we express “our Pan-African drive for unity, freedom, progress and collective prosperity”. On this noteworthy day, Africa day, Africans from all corners of the globe come together under the banner of Pan-African solidarity, to celebrate a day which symbolises our victory over the yoke of colonial oppression. Today, we celebrate African pride, unity and determination. Pride in our heritage, culture and determination to continue the struggle of our forefathers to transform Africa into a global powerhouse. As espoused in our blueprint for the future of our continent, Agenda 2063, it is a day on which we express “our Pan-African drive for unity, freedom, progress and collective prosperity”. 

COMMEMORATIVE MESSAGE BY HIS EXCELLENCY DR. HAGE G. GEINGOB PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF NAMIBIA, ON THE OCCASION OF THE 57TH AFRICA DAY: The Africa  We Want  - New Era Live

On this noteworthy day, Africa day, Africans from all corners of the globe come together under the banner of Pan-African solidarity, to celebrate a day which symbolises our victory over the yoke of colonial oppression. Today, we celebrate African pride, unity and determination. Pride in our heritage, culture and determination to continue the struggle of our forefathers to transform Africa into a global powerhouse. As espoused in our blueprint for the future of our continent, Agenda 2063, it is a day on which we express “our Pan-African drive for unity, freedom, progress and collective prosperity”. On this noteworthy day, Africa day, Africans from all corners of the globe come together under the banner of Pan-African solidarity, to celebrate a day which symbolises our victory over the yoke of colonial oppression. Today, we celebrate African pride, unity and determination. Pride in our heritage, culture and determination to continue the struggle of our forefathers to transform Africa into a global powerhouse. As espoused in our blueprint for the future of our continent, Agenda 2063, it is a day on which we express “our Pan-African drive for unity, freedom, progress and collective prosperity”. 

COMMEMORATIVE MESSAGE BY HIS EXCELLENCY DR. HAGE G. GEINGOB PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF NAMIBIA, ON THE OCCASION OF THE 57TH AFRICA DAY: The Africa  We Want  - New Era Live

Africa's COVID-19 cases pass 100,000 mark - Xinhua | English.news.cn

Africa » Africa COVID-19 cases top 100 000The COVID-19 pandemic on Friday reached a milestone in Africa, with more than 100 000 confirmed cases. The virus has now spread to every country in the continent since the first case was confirmed in the region 14 weeks ago. Within the WHO system, Africa is divided between two regional offices. The WHO Regional Office for Africa comprises 47 countries which include Algeria and most of sub-Saharan Africa, while the WHO Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean includes an additional seven African countries, including Djibouti, Egypt, Libya, Morocco, Somalia, Sudan and Tunisia. Despite crossing this threshold, the pandemic, which has struck

Africa COVID-19 cases top 100 000 » TODAY NEWS AFRICA

Africa has now recorded over 100,000 cases of coronavirus as at May 22, 2020 with over 3,000 deaths. The Africa Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Friday that the continent has now recorded 100,664 cases, 3,105 deaths, and 39,543 recoveries. But the CDC director John Nkengasong says the number of cases reported this week […]

Africa's coronavirus cases surpass 100k with over 3k deaths - Africa Feeds

Africa has now recorded over 100,000 cases of coronavirus as at May 22, 2020 with over 3,000 deaths. The Africa Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Friday that the continent has now recorded 100,664 cases, 3,105 deaths, and 39,543 recoveries. But the CDC director John Nkengasong says the number of cases reported this week […]

Africa's coronavirus cases surpass 100k with over 3k deaths - Africa Feeds

Following are Deputy Secretary-General Amina J. Mohammed's remarks, as prepared for delivery, to Session 2 of the Africa Dialogues Series 2020 on COVID-19 and Silencing the Guns in...Following are Deputy Secretary-General Amina J. Mohammed's remarks, as prepared for delivery, to Session 2 of the Africa Dialogues Series 2020 on COVID-19 and Silencing the Guns in...

Deputy Secretary-General Tells Africa Dialogues Series COVID-19 Poses Challenge to ‘Common Goal of Silencing the Guns' on Continent

COVID-19: Pan-Africanism at an all-time high for continent’s youth, a new survey finds | Africa Science News

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I participated in The New York Forum Institute’s African Round Table digital event - on the topic “Resilient World: An African Call for a New World Order”. I participated in The New York Forum Institute’s African Round Table digital event - on the topic “Resilient World: An African Call for a New World Order”. 

For a new world order - The Nation Nigeria News

Ekklesia | UN chief calls for solidarity to preserve Africa’s hard-won progress

By Katharine Houreld NAIROBI (Reuters) - African nations should use antibody tests to find out whether the slower spread and lower mortality rate of the new coronavirus on the continent is due to p... By Katharine Houreld NAIROBI (Reuters) - African nations should use antibody tests to find out whether the slower spread and lower mortality rate of the new coronavirus on the continent is due to patchy data or a more resilient population, former British prime minister Tony Blair said on Friday. That information would guide leaders in deciding w...

UK's Blair: Patchy data means Africa could use antibody tests to track COVID-19 | News | 1450 99.7 WHTC

The World Health Organization and the Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) managed to increase the coronavirus testing capacity on the continent from two to 44 countries thanks to joint efforts, WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said on FridayThe World Health Organization and the Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) managed to increase the coronavirus testing capacity on the continent from two to 44 countries thanks to joint efforts, WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said on Friday

WHO, Africa CDC Expand COVID-19 Testing Capacity From 2 To 44 African Nations - Tedros - UrduPoint

Brazzaville, 21 May 2020 A community of African innovators is stepping up support to the continents...Brazzaville, 21 May 2020 A community of African innovators is stepping up support to the continents...

WHO Showcases Leading African Innovations In COVID-19 Response

The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has strengthened its commitment to help African communities to protect themselves and those around them from the threat of COVID-19, by partnering with Speak Up Africa, a Policy and Advocacy Action Tank based in Senegal, to support a “Stay Safe Africa” Campaign. The Stay Safe Africa seeks to empower …

CAF teams up with Speak Up Africa to protect Africans against COVID-19 - Ghana Business News

Covid-19 pandemic has resulted in mass production shut-downs and supplies chain disruptions due to port closures in China, causing global ripple effects across all economic sectors in Africa. Africa is beginning to feel the impact of the pandemic and plans to control and manage the humanitarian challenges of the virus need to be given a […]

How Covid-19 will impact African economy

There are grim projections by experts and non-experts in health and economics for Africa and the anticipated impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.There are grim projections by experts and non-experts in health and economics for Africa and the anticipated impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Africa and post COVID-19 economic realities - The Nation Nigeria

The continent has so far been spared in comparison with others but the worst could still be to come. The continent has so far been spared in comparison with others but the worst could still be to come.

Africa surpasses 100,000 coronavirus cases | News | DW | 22.05.2020

The virus spreads to every country in the continent, with the highest death tolls occurring in countries in northern Africa The virus spreads to every country in the continent, with the highest death tolls occurring in countries in northern Africa

Africa coronavirus cases top 100,000

Africa's coronavirus cases have surpassed 100,000, the Africa Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Friday, as the continent with many fragile health systems has not yet seen the high numbers of other parts of the world.Africa's coronavirus cases have surpassed 100,000, the Africa Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Friday, as the continent with many fragile health systems has not yet seen the high numbers of other parts of the world.

Lockdowns slow spread of coronavirus across Africa, cases reach 100,000 | CTV News

The pandemic “appears to be taking a different pathway in Africa,” the World Health Organization said. It is not yet clear why.The pandemic “appears to be taking a different pathway in Africa,” the World Health Organization said. It is not yet clear why.

A ‘soft landfall’: Africa coronavirus cases surpass 100,000, but deaths remain low - National | Globalnews.ca

The pandemic “appears to be taking a different pathway in Africa,” the World Health Organization said. It is not yet clear why.

A ‘soft landfall’: Africa coronavirus cases surpass 100,000, but deaths remain low - National | Globalnews.ca

TheCable | Nigeria's independent online newspaperWith 4,673 new COVID-19 cases confirmed, a total of 100,664 cases have now been confirmed in 54 countries across Africa. This is according to the latest figures the Africa Centre

Africa’s COVID-19 cases surpass 100,000 | TheCable

There have been 3,100 deaths from the virus in Africa. “So far, Covid-19 has made landfall in Africa and the continent has been spared the high number of deaths that have devastated other parts of the world,” said Dr Matshidiso Moeti, WHO regional director for Africa. On a briefing on Friday, Dr. Mike Ryan, WHO […]

Coronavirus in Africa: according to WHO, cases on the continent have exceeded 100,000