SANTE | HEALTH

31-Mar-2020 to 20:55

Malawi declares Thursday as national day of prayers against COVID-19

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Malawian President Peter Mutharika has dedicated Thursday as a national day of prayers against the threat of coronavirus pandemic in the country.

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31-Mar-2020 to 20:36

Covid-19: Marseille’s ex-president Diouf dies in Dakar

APA-Dakar (Senegal) By Ngagne Diouf — The former president of Olympique de Marseille soccer club Pape Diouf died Tuesday evening in Dakar after contracting the coronavirus.

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31-Mar-2020 to 20:34

S/Africa sends coronavirus testing teams to Soweto – Official

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — The sprawling South African township of Alexandra on Tuesday came under siege from Gauteng Province’s health workers who kicked off a mass testing exercise for the coronavirus pandemic.

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31-Mar-2020 to 20:33

China donates medical supplies to Malawi for prevention of Covid-19 outbreak

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — China has donated assorted medical supplies to Malawi to enhance the prevention of coronavirus outbreak.

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31-Mar-2020 to 20:05

Malawi postpones tobacco market due to corona virus threats

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Malawi Tobacco Commission (TC) has postponed the opening of the green leaf's market season to a later date due to Covid-19 threats.

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31-Mar-2020 to 19:37

Rwanda on high alert as DR Congo confirms first COVID-19 case

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda has strengthened its preventive measures after the first COVID-19 case was confirmed on Tuesday in Goma, the capital of North Kivu province in the eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo.

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31-Mar-2020 to 17:35

Botswana registers first death from Coronavirus pandemic

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana says it has registered the first victim of Coronavirus and that the victim was buried on 28th March, 2020.

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