CORONAVIRUS

29-Sep-2020 to 18:30

COVID-19 and W/Africa: 367 new cases, 10 new deaths in 24 hours

APA-Freetown-(Sierra Leone) — The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has recorded 367 new cases and 10 new deaths of COVID-19 in past 24 hours, official figures show on Tuesday.

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28-Sep-2020 to 18:47

Gabon: Protracted closure of churches angers clerics

APA-Libreville (Gabon) — Priests in Gabon, dissatisfied with the closure of their churches for seven months, have demanded that they are reopened against the advice of the state.

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28-Sep-2020 to 17:52

COVID-19 and W/Africa: 380 new cases, 6 deaths in 24 hours

APA-Freetown-(Sierra Leone) — The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has recorded 380 new cases and 6 new deaths of COVID-19 in last 24 hours, official figures show on Monday.

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28-Sep-2020 to 17:24

Covid-19: Kenyan leader extends nighttime curfew

APA-Nairobi (Kenya) — President Uhuru Kenyatta on Monday announced the extension by another 60 days a nationwide curfew in a bid to stem the tide of the coronavirus outbreak in Kenya.

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28-Sep-2020 to 16:49

COVID-19: Sports, exercise activities allowed to resume in Rwanda

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwandan Ministry of Sports on Monday allowed the resumption of all sports and exercise activities both in outdoor public places and stadium almost after they were suspended following COVID-19 outbreak in March this year.

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27-Sep-2020 to 17:07

COVID-19 and W/Africa: 550 new cases, 8 new deaths in 24 hours

APA-Freetown-(Sierra Leone) — The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has recorded 550 new cases and 8 new deaths of COVID-19 in past 24 hours, official figures show on Sunday.

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26-Sep-2020 to 18:42

COVID-19 and W/Africa: 553 new cases, 3 new deaths in 24 hours

APA-Freetown-(Sierra Leone) — The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) has recorded 553 new cases and 3 new deaths of COVID-19 in past 24 hours, official figures show on Saturday.

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