Search

Africa’s COVID-19 Cases Near 8.49 Million: Africa CDC

The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Africa reached 8,487,743 cases as of yesterday afternoon, the Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) said.

The Africa CDC, the specialised healthcare agency of the African Union (AU), said, the death toll from the pandemic across the continent stands at 218,001.

Some 7,886,467 patients across the continent have recovered from the disease so far, according to the agency.

South Africa, Morocco, Tunisia and Ethiopia are among the countries with the most cases in the continent, according to the agency.

In terms of the caseloads, southern Africa is the most affected region, followed by the northern and eastern parts of the continent, while central Africa is the least affected region in the continent, according to the Africa CDC.

Source: NAM NEWS NETWORK

RECENT POST
Advertisment