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APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa plans to conduct its first-ever online population census and will use the next four weeks to test run the system before a final rollout, Statistics South Africa (Stats SA) announced on Sunday.

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APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — The Malawi government has reduced operating hours for restaurants and bars as it tightened measures to contain the spread of coronavirus.

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APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — South Africa’s latest scandal in the procurement of coronavirus goods and services through the granting of alleged corrupt tenders posed danger to the ruling African National Congress (ANC)’s reign, a local NGO has said in Cape Town.

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APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM) has said that 87 stranded Nigerians arrived the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport, Abuja from Sudan on Saturday.

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APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — One of South Africa’s most colourful traditional leaders, Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi, has tested positive for the coronavirus, family spokesperson Bhekuyise Buthelezi said on Saturday.

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APA-Freetown-(Sierra Leone) — The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has recorded 1,425 new cases and 18 new deaths of COVID-19 in the past 24 hours, official figures show on Saturday.

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