Africa

Omicron-fuelled COVID-19 surge in Africa plateaus

13/01/2022 ANA 0

Brazzaville, 13 January 2022 – After a six-week surge, Africa’s fourth pandemic wave driven primarily by the Omicron variant is flattening, marking the shortest-lived surge to date in the continent where cumulative cases have now exceeded […]

Health

Africa records over 500 000 COVID-19 cases

09/07/2020 ANA 0

Brazzaville/Cairo, 8 July 2020 – COVID-19 infections in Africa today surpassed 500 000, and there is concern as a growing number of countries are experiencing a sharp rise in cases. So far, in less than five months, the […]