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Understanding the new COVID-19 variants and how to combat them

More than 20 African countries have confirmed the presence of the new COVID-19 variant that was first detected in India last year. However, there is a concern that the new variants can’t easily be tracked because the testing required to identify them isn’t widely available. Dr. Nicksy Gumede-Moeletsi, Regional Virologist at WHO Regional Office for Africa joins CNBC Africa for more.


Wed Jun 02 2021 | 14:56:32 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

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