Share

The implications of Omicron variant on Africa

As the world was preparing to fully reopen borders and their economies, a new Covid-19 variant called Omicron, first identified by South Africa, hit countries. Health experts say the highly mutated variant could change the course of the pandemic and frustrate efforts to reopen economies. Already, most African travellers have been locked out by the West. What implications will this have on African health and economic systems?
Tue, 11 Jan 2022 10:37:51 GMT
Sign Up for Our Newsletter Daily Update
Get the best of CNBC Africa sent straight to your inbox with breaking business news, insights and updates from experts across the continent.
Get this delivered to your inbox, and more info about about our products and services. By signing up for newsletters, you are agreeing to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.