Kenyatta Urges Caution as Covid-19 curve flattens

As Kenya’s Covid-19 cases decrease, President Uhuru Kenyatta has urged citizens not to celebrate the flattening of the curve too soon, and has ordered the Ministry of Health to be transparent about those awarded tenders…

Gladwell Tungo’s husband succumbs to Coronavirus

Baringo County Woman Representative Gladwell Tungo in mourning following the death of her husband Isaac Cherogony. The family indicated that Cherogony succumbed to COVID-19 at a hospital in Eldoret. Cherogony is said to have died on…

Lugari MP Ayub Savula arrested

Lugari MP Ayub Savula has been arrested at Sabatia Market in Kakamega County for flouting COVID-19 regulations on public gatherings. Ayuba Savula was at a petrol station fueling his car and was taken to Mumias…

Coronavirus – Report on African Union Member States

PRESS RELEASE Coronavirus - African Union Member States (54) reporting COVID-19 cases (190,551) deaths (5,188), and recoveries (83,504) ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, June 8, 2020  -- African Union Member States (54) reporting COVID-19 cases (190,551) deaths…

John Magufuli: Tanzania free of Covid-19

Tanzania's President John Magufuli has declared the country "coronavirus-free" thanks to prayers by citizens. "The corona disease has been eliminated thanks to God," Mr Magufuli told worshippers in a church in the capital, Dodoma. The…

AfDB: Roadmap to Safeguard food

ABIDJAN, Ivory Coast  -- The African Development Bank (www.AfDB.org) has unveiled a strategic roadmap of projects and programmes to assist African countries in tackling the nutrition and food security aspects of the COVID-19 crisis through…

COVID-19 Cuts Different Paths Across Africa

AFRICA - COVID-19 or corona-virus, as medical experts like to say, doesn't care about borders, or language, or any of the cultural aspects of humanity. Like viruses the world over, it just sees targets. But…