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285 Malawi citizens return from South Africa

5 buses carrying 285 Malawians stranded in SA due to lockdown measures arrived at Mwanza border around 10pm on Saturday night. Mwanza border spokesperson Pasqually...

Botswana to lift alcohol ban

Botswana has finally announced intentions to allow alcohol sales after a 2 months ban, as part of measures to curb the spread of COVID-19. Addressing...

Port of Luanda terminal international tender extended

Angola government has extended the deadline for the submission of bids for the concession and operation of the Port of Luanda multipurpose terminal, the...

Mozambique prolongs state of emergency for another 30 days starting June

President Filipe Nyusi made a statement on Thursday that the state of emergency sanctioned on April 1 to deal with the pandemic will be...

Hundreds escape virus quarantine center in Malawi

Over 400 people have escaped from a quarantine site in southern Malawi, sparking criticism of negligent government measures and worries of a potential outbreak,...

Madagascar to test Covid Organics injection

Andry Rajoelina has said that his scientists will test an injectable version of an herbal tea he claims prevents and cures Covid-19. The medicine...

Cape Town is virus hot spot for South Africa and continent

Cape Town has become the epicenter of the COVID-19 outbreak in South Africa and one of Africa’s top hot spots. As a popular tourist destination...

Zambia’s Minister of Information contracts COVID-19

Late Saturday Zambia’s information minister announced on Twitter that she has tested positive for the novel coronavirus. “I regret to announce that even after taking...

Botswana Education Ministry evaluates Schools’ Preparedness

Minister of Basic Education, Mr Fidelis Molao, says while there has been a lot of progress to ensure compliance to health standards at both...

Coronavirus fails to stop violence in DR Congo

2,000 km from the capital Kinshasa, this region bordering Uganda, Rwanda and Burundi has been a notorious violence flashpoint since 90s. "The COVID-19 crisis must...

WHO praises Madagascar’s fight against COVID-19

During a phone call the head of the WHO highly praised Madagascar’s efforts against the coronavirus pandemic, according to the nation’s president Rajoelina. Wednesday evening...

Botswana lifts social distancing rectrictions

Government on Wednesday announced the end of Three Phases of lockdown. A zoning strategy has been implemented to further help curb virus spread. The...

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