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The Southern Africa region is the most affected area in terms of confirmed coronavirus cases, followed by Northern Africa and Western Africa regions
The Africa CDC report showed that the number of deaths related to COVID-19 rose from 21,617 on Thursday to 22,066 on Friday
Over 25% of funds dedicated to women in business and climate action
The death toll from COVID-19 infections in Ghana remained at 182, according to the GHS, with 3,467 active cases, 33,365 recovered and discharged cases
Despite a decline of 14.9% in FDI flows to Africa and the Middle East in 2019, it was a very strong year for Egypt, according to FDI Intelligence report
South Africa, which has reported 445,433 confirmed COVID-19 positive cases, is Africa’s most affected country in terms of positive cases
Accelerator to provide economic opportunities for women to recover from COVID-19 pandemic, says Maya Morsi
Africa CDC further said that 369,120 patients who tested positive for COVID-19 have so far recovered from the infectious virus
Kenya president endorsed the proposal to include the setting up of the EMA Foundation as an agenda during the next AU-EU summit scheduled for October
Country tops Africa in terms of reinvesting foreign companies’ profits by 41%
Xi made the remarks in his keynote speech at the Extraordinary China-Africa Summit on Solidarity against COVID-19 held via video link.
Egypt, Morocco, Jordan most active North African renewable energy markets with $15.7bn invested over five years
Africa CDC said that some 102,846 people who were infected with COVID-19 had recovered across the continent so far.
Public transport operators in Ghana have been ensuring social distancing by reducing number of commuters and that passengers wear face masks
Robust mitigation measures are key to averting widespread transmission of the disease that could overwhelm already fragile health systems in Africa.
China-EU Comprehensive Strategic Partnership is going well!
Al-Sisi underscored importance of regional economic blocs in Africa in fighting the pandemic, commending results of previous African virtual mini-summits
South Africa seeks loans to fight pandemic, Algeria eases restrictions to refresh economy
Tunisia, Morocco, Zimbabwe extend lockdowns to curb virus’ spread
Ackson told parliament that the lawmaker who has tested COVID-19 positive was infected with the deadly virus after he had travelled to Dar es Salaam
Development, private sector partners mobilise up to $70bn, leaving $44bn financing gap
16,509 infections have been confirmed across the continent so far
Decline due to coronavirus outbreak, lower-than-expected commodity prices, says report
Total of 15,249 confirmed infections, 816 fatalities across continent so far
Cooperation must be strengthened to face pandemic’s economic repercussions, says Moeit
Total of 13,064 infections, 698 fatalities confirmed across Africa
Ethiopia declares state of emergency, whilst South Africa reports lack of PPE
Rwanda leads continent-wide reaction with tight measures against pandemic
Association to hold first online meeting on 4 April
Berthe noted that over the past decade several African airlines began operating flights to China to tap into the growing Sino-Africa trade.