CORONAVIRUS

29-Oct-2020 to 17:47

COVID-19 and W/Africa: 404 new cases, 7 new deaths in 24 hours

APA-Freetown-(Sierra Leone) — The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has recorded 404 new cases and 7 new deaths of COVID-19 in past 24 hours, official figures show on Thursday.

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29-Oct-2020 to 12:38

Rwanda detects fresh COVID-19 cases in refugee camp

APA- Kigali (Rwanda) — A camp hosting Burundian refugees at Mahama in Kirehe district in southern Rwanda has recorded 40 new cases of the COVID-19 as of Thursday, health officials have said.

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29-Oct-2020 to 11:04

COVID-19: Students return to schools as classes set to resume in Rwnda

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Secondary students across Rwanda have started to return to their respective schools from Thursday as classes are set to resume next week across the country with instructions to observe strict safety regulations, a senior official from the ministry of Education told APA in Kigali.

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28-Oct-2020 to 18:04

COVID-19 and W/Africa: 433 new cases, 7 new deaths in 24 hours

APA-Freetown-(Sierra Leone) — The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has recorded 433 new cases and 7 new deaths of COVID-19 in past 24 hours, official figures show on Wednesday.

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28-Oct-2020 to 17:14

Rwanda set to resume driving tests amid COVID-19

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda is resuming driver’s licence tests as the East African country continues to relax COVID-19-related restrictions in all business activities, a Police statement said Wednesday.

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28-Oct-2020 to 17:02

Rwanda further relax COVD-19 restrictions

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda has moved on further easing their COVID-19 lockdown restrictions on Wednesday following consistent drops in the number of daily recorded new cases.

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28-Oct-2020 to 14:10

South African president tests positive for Covid-19

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has gone into quarantine after being exposed to Covid-19 during a dinner party he attended at the weekend, the presidency said on Wednesday.

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