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09-Apr-2020 to 15:04

S/African leader backs WHO’s “exceptional leadership” during pandemic

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa, in his role as African Union chair, on Thursday commended the World Health Organisation for its “exceptional leadership” in fighting the coronavirus pandemic since the start of the disease in China.

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09-Apr-2020 to 14:46

Botswana lawmakers endorse request for six-month state of emergency

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana’s parliament on Thursday approved a request by President Mokgweetsi Masisi for a six-month state of emergency to allow the country to respond to the threat posed by the deadly coronavirus pandemic.

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09-Apr-2020 to 14:16

Botswana president, parliamentarians to be quarantined

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana President Mokgweetsi Masisi and Parliamentarians will have to be quarantined after they came into contact with a nurse who tested positive for coronavirus, an official said on Thursday.

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08-Apr-2020 to 20:41

eSwatini intensifies counseling for COVID-19 survivors

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — The government of eSwatini has intensified counselling sessions for all patients who have recovered from COVID-19, an illness caused by the coronavirus.

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08-Apr-2020 to 13:40

S/African opposition wants lockdown offside minister fired

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s main opposition Democratic Alliance (DA) party on Wednesday called on President Cyril Ramaphosa to sack Communications Minister Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams for violating the lockdown regulations and endangering the lives of others.

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08-Apr-2020 to 13:12

S/Africa offers TV lessons for students affected by COVID-19

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — The South African Broadcasting Corporation is to offer school lessons on the small screen and radio airwaves to enable the country’s students catch up with missed classes during the coronavirus lockdown, APA learnt on Wednesday.

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08-Apr-2020 to 12:22

Ramaphosa suspends minister for violating lockdown rules

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa on Wednesday took out his long whip against errant Communications Minister Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams, suspending her for two months for violating the country’s lockdown regulations.

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