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COVID-19 kills fewer African women than men – WHO study

WHO Africa’s Director General, Matshidiso Moeti Women in Africa are less likely to die from Covid-19 than men, but more likely to succumb to maternal complications due to limited access to reproductive services since the pandemic started, the UN said Thursday citing reports. A study of 28 African countries including …

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Sierra Leone receives donation of 200,000 China-made vaccine doses

Sierra Leone is the latest African country to receive coronavirus vaccine donation from the Chinese government. A consignment of vaccines from manufacturer, Sinopharm, arrived at the Lungi Airport today, Thursday 25th February and was received by a high-powered government delegation. Spokesman for the COVID-19 Task Force (NaCOVERC), Solomon Jamiru, had confirmed …

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Rebel leader appointed in Sudan Prime Minister’s new gov’t

Sudan PM, Abdalla Hamdok Sudan’s Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok appointed Darfur rebel leader Gibril Ibrahim as finance minister in a cabinet reshuffle on Monday. Hamdok announced his new cabinet, which includes ministers from the Sudan Revolutionary Front, an alliance of armed groups, in a televised news conference in the capital, …

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