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Africa CDC: All nations should join global virus vaccine effort

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All countries should join hands in a global effort to procure and distribute potential vaccines against the coronavirus across the globe, the head of the...
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WHO harps on virus prevention plans

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The World Health Organisation (WHO) has emphasised the need for effective COVID-19 prevention plans as countries reopen their economies and borders. Its Director-General, Dr Tedros...
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WHO: Africa records over 25,000 coronavirus deaths

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The World Health Organisation (WHO) Regional Office for Africa in Brazzaville, Congo, says there are over 25,000 COVID-19 deaths on the African continent. The UN...
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WHO urges Nigeria to decentralise coronavirus testing

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World Health Organization The World Health Organisation has commended Nigeria for being able to set up 61 laboratories that can test for COVID-19 in the...
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Africa’s coronavirus cases top 1 million, with South Africa worst-hit

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The number of COVID-19 cases on the African continent have surpassed 1 million, figures from the Centre of Disease Control (CDC) showed on Friday, with...
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Rwanda uses robots to protect doctors working with coronavirus patients – minister

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Rwanda uses robots to protect doctors, who treat COVID-19 patients through minimising contact, Health Minister Daniel Ngamije said on Thursday. Ngamije said this at a...
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WHO sends experts to South Africa to help fight pandemic

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The World Health Organisation has deployed a team of health experts to South Africa to assist the country contain the coronavirus pandemic. South Africa has...
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WHO: Coronavirus not been detected in breastmilk

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Flickr The World Health Organisation (WHO) says COVID-19 virus has not been detected in breastmilk till date and so it is unlikely that it can...
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South Africa’s coronavirus cases surpass half a million

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South Africa’s confirmed cases of COVID-19 have crossed half a million, its health ministry said on Saturday, while cases in Africa as a whole approached...
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WHO warns of drawn out pandemic as South Africa cases top 500,000

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The UN health agency warned that the coronavirus pandemic would be lengthy and could lead to “response fatigue”, as the case count in South Africa...