25-Mar-2020 to 15:58

Press focuses on 53 COVID-19 cases in Ghana

APA-Accra (Ghana) — The Ghanaian press on Wednesday focuses on 53 coronavirus cases recorded in the country as of the end of Tuesday.

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25-Mar-2020 to 12:13

Covid-19: Gambia suspends religious gatherings

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — Muslim and Christian leaders in The Gambia have agreed to suspend all religious gatherings in accordance with the ban on public gatherings in the country.

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25-Mar-2020 to 06:51

Ghana: COVID cases shoot to 52

APA-Accra (Ghana) — The total number of cases recorded in Ghana have soared to 52, Minister of Health, Dr. Kwaku Agyeman-Manu has revealed at a briefing on Tuesday morning.

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24-Mar-2020 to 21:24

COVID-19: Sierra Leone declares state of emergency

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone's President Julius Maada Bio has declared a State of Public Emergency as part of efforts by the government to prevent the spillover of Coronavirus into the country.

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24-Mar-2020 to 18:58

Cote d'Ivoire encourages teleworking amid Covid-19 outbreak

APA-Abidjan (Cote d'Ivoire) — The Ivorian Ministry of Digital Economy and Posts asked all business leaders and heads of public administrations to opt for teleworking solutions to relieve office congestion as part of the fight against Covid-19.

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24-Mar-2020 to 18:38

Covid-19: C/d’Ivoire set 95bn CFA response plan

— President Alassane Ouattara of Cote d’Ivoire has announced a response plan funded up to 95.8 billion CFA francs as a new mechanism to battle the spreading coronavirus pandemic in the country.

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24-Mar-2020 to 18:04

Burkina Faso: major markets, public attractions closed over Covid-19

APA-Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) — The major markets in Burkina capital city Ouagadougou and surrounding communes will be closed from Wednesday to better ward off the coronavirus in the country.

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