Africa : COVID-19 – Africa's looming humanitarian and security crisis
[RSCAS], All Africa, Blogpost, 2020
MARU, Mehari Taddele, Africa : COVID-19 – Africa's looming humanitarian and security crisis, [RSCAS], All Africa, Blogpost, 2020 - http://hdl.handle.net/1814/66712
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Africa remains by far the most vulnerable continent in terms of viral and bacterial infections. Covid-19 is likely to prove the worst of these. Numbers shift constantly, but by 24 March 2020, more than 1,788 Covid-19 cases and 58 deaths had been reported in 43 African countries. Most confirmed cases so far have originated from outside the continent and the relatively limited international mobility of her people may have temporarily spared Africa the worst effects of the virus. But domestic community transmission will be almost impossible to stop.
Published on 24 MARCH 2020
Cadmus permanent link: http://hdl.handle.net/1814/66712
External link: https://allafrica.com/stories/202003240907.html
Series/Number: [RSCAS]; All Africa; Blogpost; 2020
Publisher: AllAfrica Global Media (allAfrica.com)
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