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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24-Mar-2020 to 17:51

Gambia confirms third case of Covid-19

APA-BANJUL (The Gambia) — A Gambian man who flew to The Gambia from France on 17th March, 2020 has been tested positive for the virus, The Ministry of announced Tuesday.

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24-Mar-2020 to 17:05

Ivorian PM self-isolates after being in contact with Covid-19 patient

APA-Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — Ivorian Prime Minister Amadou Gon Coulibaly announced on Tuesday that he has being self-isolated after coming in contact with a person who tested positive for coronavirus (Covid-19).

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24-Mar-2020 to 16:40

Covid-19: Senegal declares state of emergency

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — To step up the fight against the spread of the coronavirus disease, the President of Senegal Macky Sall has declared a state of emergency with a curfew.

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24-Mar-2020 to 15:15

Buhari’s aide tests positive to coronavirus

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — The Chief of Staff to Nigerian President, Mr. Abba Kyari, has tested positive to the coronavirus infection.

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24-Mar-2020 to 14:54

Air Cote d’Ivoire suspends regional flights for 30 days over Covid-19

APA-Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — Due to the Coronavirus pandemic, Air Cote d’Ivoire has announced the temporary suspension of all its regional flights for 30 days and the country's closure of the air borders to in-star flights from other countries worldwide.

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23-Mar-2020 to 15:03

Covid-19 cases rise to 24 in Ghana

APA-Accra (Ghana) — The cases of coronavirus, COVID-19, have risen steadily in Ghana as the Ghana Health Service has confirmed 24 cases and more cases are expected to be announced as the days go by.

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