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Coronavirus – African Union Member States (54) reporting COVID-19 cases (158,318) deaths (4,508), and recoveries (67,630)
African Union Member States (54) reporting COVID-19 cases (158,318) deaths (4,508), and recoveries (67,630) by region: Central (17,325 cases; 410 deaths; 6,012 recoveries): Burundi (63; 1; 33), Cameroon (6,585; 200; 3,676), Central African Republic (1,173; 4; 23), Chad (803; 66; 562), Congo (618; 20; 179), DRC (3,495; 75; 492), Equatorial Guinea (1,306; 12; 200), Gabon (2,803; 20; 779), Sao Tome & Principe (479; 12; 68). Eastern (18,856; 554; 5,569): Comoros (132; 2; 27), Djibouti (3,935; 2
Coronavirus – Sierra Leone: International Monetary Fund (IMF) Executive Board Approves US$143 Million Disbursement to Sierra Leone to Address the COVID-19 Pandemic
Download logoThe COVID 19 pandemic is taking a heavy toll on Sierra Leone’s economy, jeopardizing hard-won gains since the Ebola health crisis; The IMF approved the disbursement of US$143 million under the Rapid Credit Facility to support the authorities’ response to the pandemic; The Sierra Leonean authorities are taking decisive and welcome actions to contain the pandemic and its socio-economic impact. The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) approved the dis
Community testing for COVID-19 supported by the Ministry of Health & World Health Organization (WHO) in Mombasa, Kenya. These campaigns are essential for ensuring people with the virus are discovered & treated & to break the chain of onward transmission.Distributed by APO Group on behalf of WHO Regional Office for Africa.Media filesDownload logo
New cases: 13 Confirmed cases: 909 At Isolation Centres: 371 Recovered: 491 Deaths: 47 In quarantine: 1,782 Out of quarantine: 4,757 Gender Confirmed Female - 466 Male - 443 Places Confirmed cases by district Bo 47 Bonthe 28 Bombali 20 Falaba 4 Kailahun 19 Kambia 1 Karene
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