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  1. Africa: Fragile African Health Systems Face COVID-19 Catastrophe

    [allAfrica] By March 31, Africa had 5,431 confirmed cases of COVID-19 , with almost a quarter (,1,353) in South Africa, followed by 656 in Egypt and  584 in Algeria.
  2. Africa: UN Launches COVID-19 Plan That Could 'Build a Better World'

    [UN News] The UN chief launched on Tuesday a new plan to counter the potentially devastating socio-economic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, calling on everyone to "act together to lessen the blow to people".
  3. Kenya: Uhuru Apologises Over Police Brutality As Curfew Started

    [Nation] President Uhuru Kenyatta has apologised to victims and Kenyans in general for the police brutality witnessed at the beginning of the ongoing dusk-to-dawn curfew which was imposed to help stop the spread of the coronavirus.
  4. Kenya: First Two COVID-19 Survivors Speak

    [Nation] Kenya's Covid-19 survivors, identified as Brenda and Brian, have made the first public appearance in a live video call with President Uhuru Kenyatta.
  5. Nigeria: Country Confirms 12 New Cases of COVID-19, Total Now 151

    [Premium Times] The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases across Nigeria has risen to 151 after 12 new cases were confirmed on Wednesday, the Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) disclosed.