South African President Cyril Ramaphosa tests positive for Covid-19

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa is receiving treatment for mild Covid-19 symptoms, after testing positive on Sunday, the office of the presidency said in a statement. Ramaphosa “started feeling unwell after leaving the State Memorial Service in honor of former Deputy President FW de Klerk in Cape Town earlier today,” the presidency statement said. He … Read more

What You Need to Know About Algeria’s own Covid-19 vaccines

Ashesi University records 10 COVID-19 cases in 14 days

Algeria has now started producing its own Covid-19 vaccines as it announces plans to produce 8 million doses each month. Production started on Wednesday according to the country’s Prime Minister Aimene Benabderrahmane. The Covid-19 vaccine being produced in Algeria was developed by Chinese firm Sinovac. Algerian officials said the development is a major achievement following the launch of … Read more

COVID-19 kills former Nigerian First Lady

COVID-19 claim 85 lives as 15 more pronounce dead

Mrs Hadiza Shagari, the wife of Former Nigerian leader, Shehu Shagari, has passed on. Mrs Shagari died of COVID-19 complications on Thursday, August 12, 2021. This was announced in a statement issued on behalf of the family, which was reposted by her Grandson, Bello. “We regret to announce the demise of our beloved mother, Hajiya … Read more

COVID -19: Ghana hits 100,000 confirmed cases

COVID-19 claim 85 lives as 15 more pronounce dead

Ghana has recorded a total of 103,019 confirmed cases of the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) since the country recorded its first two cases in March 2020. An update from the Ghana Health Service (GHS), said as of Sunday, July 25, 2021, the country had recorded 450 new cases of the disease, making the cumulative number of cases … Read more

UPDATE NO.26: Akufo-Addo to address the nation on Covid today

President Nana Addo Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo will be delivering his 26th update on the measures outlined to deal with the coronavirus pandemic in Ghana. The address will be live on all television networks at 8PM. Ghana’s Covid-19 confirmed cases have passed 101,170, according to the Ghana Health Service. Out of that figure, the GHS said, 96,255 persons have recovered. … Read more