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How to separate facts from fake news about coronavirus

The spread of the COVID-19 outbreak is growing along with a surge in misinformation about the virus at the expense of facts and science. How dangerous is this and how big a hindrance to the efforts to contain the virus? Research Scientist Dr. Abdhalah Ziraba joins CNBC Africa for more.

How prepared is Kenya to deal with the coronavirus outbreak?

Reports from Kenya suggest the country has quarantined a student who arrived from China yesterday after exhibiting coronavirus-like symptoms. How prepared is the country to deal with the deadly disease that has claimed over a hundred lives in China? Dr. Abdhalah Ziraba, Research Scientist and a leading Epidemiologist at the African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC) joins CNBC Africa for more.