Burkina Faso, Guinea refuse to receive citizens who tested positive for coronavirus in Ghana

Burkina Faso, Guinea refuse to receive citizens who tested positive for coronavirus in Ghana

Ghana is facing a diplomatic hurdle as it attempts to repatriate Burkinabe and Guinean citizens who tested positive for coronavirus in Tamale, the Northern Region capital. Northern Region Minister, Salifu Saeed, has disclosed that authorities in Guinea are reluctant to

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COVID-19: Kenyan boy shot dead as virus curfew enforced

COVID-19: Kenyan boy shot dead as virus curfew enforced

Kenya polic e enforcing the coronavirus curfew   Kenya’s police chief has ordered an investigation into the death of a 13-year-old boy said to have been shot on Monday evening as police enforced a curfew. The child was playing on

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Spain records highest jump in coronavirus deaths

Spain records highest jump in coronavirus deaths

Spain has reported 849 new deaths from the coronavirus Spain has reported 849 new deaths from the coronavirus, the highest overnight jump since the start of the pandemic, bringing the total number of fatalities in the country to 8,189.  In the United

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COVID-19 kills Congo’s ex-President Yhombi-Opango

COVID-19 kills Congo’s ex-President Yhombi-Opango

Jacques Joaquim Yhombi-Opango The former president of the Republic of Congo, Jacques Joaquim Yhombi-Opango, has died in Paris from complications related to coronavirus. He was 81 years old. His family said he had been ill before contracting the virus. Mr

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T.B. Joshua trends after prophesying coronavirus will vanish March 27

T.B. Joshua trends after prophesying coronavirus will vanish March 27

Popular Nigerian preacher, Temitope Balogun Joshua has been trending on social media after prophesying that the novel coronavirus will vanish Friday, March 27. In a viral video, the televangelist is seen telling his congregants that the dreaded disease will go

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Rwandan police shoot 2 people defying Coronavirus lockdown orders

Rwandan police shoot 2 people defying Coronavirus lockdown orders

Police in Rwandan are said to have shot and killed two people who defied lockdown orders imposed by the government to curb the spread of the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19). According to a report by Bloomberg, the two men in their twenties

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Unapproved routes along Ghana-Togo border under strict monitoring – GIS

Unapproved routes along Ghana-Togo border under strict monitoring – GIS

  The Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) has increased surveillance at unapproved routes along the Ghana-Togo border in the Ketu South Municipality. This follows President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo’s order for the country’s borders to be closed in response to the

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WHO debunks 14 common myths about coronavirus disease

WHO debunks 14 common myths about coronavirus disease

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has exposed the falseness in popular beliefs held by some people about the dreaded coronavirus disease. Below are some of the 14 common myths about the disease which has claimed the lives of more than

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Rwandan who breached lockdown ‘killed by crocodile’

Rwandan who breached lockdown ‘killed by crocodile’

A man in Rwanda who breached the ongoing lockdown to reportedly go fishing has been killed and eaten by a crocodile, the mayor of the southern Kamonyi district has told the BBC. Alice Kayitesi said the Wednesday morning incident happened

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Senegal and Ivory Coast declare emergency over virus

Senegal and Ivory Coast declare emergency over virus

Senegal will deploy military and police to enforce a curfewImage caption: Senegal will deploy military and police to enforce a curfew Senegal and Ivory Coast have declared states of emergency over the outbreak of the coronavirus. Senegalese President Macky Sall

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