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Oxygen Already Runs Low As COVID-19 Surges In South Africa

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The coronavirus storm has arrived in South Africa, but in the overflowing COVID-19 wards the...

Ghana Health Workers Warn Of Potential COVID-19 Calamity

ACCRA - THE coronavirus epidemic risks overwhelming Ghana’s health sector if the government does not take urgent action such as guaranteeing health...

Number Of COVID-19 Cases In Africa Nears 480 000 Mark

THE number of coronavirus cases in Africa neared 480,000 on Sunday as the continent struggles to contain the pandemic.

Isabel Dos Santos: Africa’s Richest Woman Has Assets Seized By Portugal

THE Portuguese Government seized shares owned by Angola’s Isabel dos Santos in the Efacec Power Solutions SGPS SA Company, in a bid to help...

Belgium Begins to Confront Its Brutal Colonial Past in Congo

BLACK Lives Matter protests in France and the United Kingdom have intensified the domestic debate over their countries’ past colonialism and present...
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Oxygen Already Runs Low As COVID-19 Surges In South Africa

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The coronavirus storm has arrived in South Africa, but in the overflowing COVID-19 wards the...

Ghana Health Workers Warn Of Potential COVID-19 Calamity

ACCRA - THE coronavirus epidemic risks overwhelming Ghana’s health sector if the government does not take urgent action such as guaranteeing health...

Number Of COVID-19 Cases In Africa Nears 480 000 Mark

THE number of coronavirus cases in Africa neared 480,000 on Sunday as the continent struggles to contain the pandemic.

Isabel Dos Santos: Africa’s Richest Woman Has Assets Seized By Portugal

THE Portuguese Government seized shares owned by Angola’s Isabel dos Santos in the Efacec Power Solutions SGPS SA Company, in a bid to help...

81 Killed In Violence After Death Of Ethiopian Singer Hachalu Hundessa

TWO days of protests have left at least 81 people dead in Ethiopia, a police chief said Wednesday, after the murder of...

New Burundi Leader Hints He’ll Take COVID-19 More Seriously

BURUNDI's new president has signaled that his government will take the coronavirus pandemic more seriously than his dead predecessor, calling the virus...

Africa Free-trade Vision Clouded By Virus And Pace Of Talks

A historic deal to smash down tariff barriers within Africa is being braked by the coronavirus pandemic and a thicket of negotiating...

Lazarus Chakwera Inaugurated As Malawi’s New President

GREGORY GONDWE BLANTYRE, Malawi (AP) — Lazarus Chakwera has been sworn in as Malawi's new president Sunday after the...

Coronavirus Accelerating In Africa As Cases Top 300,000

THE SPREAD of the coronavirus is accelerating across Africa with extreme rapidity. Every one of the continent’s 54 countries, with a total...

AU Chair Urges Cooperation In COVID-19 Vaccine Development

AFRICAN leaders should support efforts to develop a vaccine for the novel coronavirus on the continent, South African President Cyril Ramaphosa said...

DRC President’s Top Aide Gets 20-year Jail Term For Corruption

THE Democratic Republic of the Congo's high court has found a top presidential aide guilty of embezzling public funds and sentenced...

Zimbabwe Arrests Health Minister In COVID-19 Procurement Scandal

HARARE – HEALTH  Minister Obadiah Moyo was arrested on Friday over an international Covid-19 procurement scandal exposed by ZimLive.

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Cyril Ramaphosa: The Coronavirus Storm Is Upon Us, Far Fiercer And More Destructive

CYRIL RAMAPHOSA Last night, I addressed the nation on the state of the coronavirus pandemic in our country. What...

COVID-19 Storm: Ramaphosa Announces Curfew, Enforces Masks and Reinstates Alcohol Ban To Free Up Hospital Beds

CHARLES MOLELE PRESIDENT Cyril Ramaphosa says government has decided to take some of the most drastic measures to curtail...

Robert Nkuna Appointed New DG For Department of Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation

ROBERT Nkuna has been appointed the new director-general of the Department of Planning, Monitoring and Evaluation (DPME).   Nkuna...
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