Coronavirus in Africa

There are now more than over 140,000 confirmed cases of coronavirus across the continent, with a number of African countries imposing a range of preve...

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There are now more than over 140,000 confirmed cases of coronavirus across the continent, with a number of African countries imposing a range of prevention and containment measures against the spread of the pandemic.

Major African statistics

  • Confirmed cases = 146,794
  • Number of deaths = 4,223
  • Recoveries = 61,773
  • Active cases = 80,798

Countries in alphabetical order

  • Algeria – 9,394
  • Angola – 86
  • Benin – 232
  • Botswana – 35
  • Burkina Faso – 847
  • Burundi – 63
  • Cameroon – 5,904
  • Cape Verde – 435
  • Central African Republic – 1,011
  • Chad – 778
  • Comoros – 106
  • Congo-Brazzaville – 611
  • DR Congo – 3,070
  • Djibouti – 3,354
  • Egypt – 24,985
  • Equatorial Guinea – 1,306
  • Eritrea – 39
  • Eswatini – 285
  • Ethiopia – 1,172
  • Gabon – 2,655
  • (The) Gambia – 25
  • Ghana – 8,070
  • Guinea – 3,706
  • Guinea-Bissau – 1,256
  • Ivory Coast – 2,833
  • Kenya – 1,962
  • Lesotho – 2
  • Liberia – 288
  • Libya – 156
  • Madagascar – 771
  • Malawi – 284
  • Mali – 1,256
  • Mauritania – 530
  • Mauritius – 335
  • Morocco – 7,807
  • Mozambique – 254
  • Namibia – 24
  • Niger – 958
  • Nigeria- 10,162
  • Rwanda – 370
  • Sao Tome and Principe – 483
  • Senegal – 3,645
  • Seychelles – 11
  • Sierra Leone – 861
  • Somalia – 1,976
  • South Africa – 32,683
  • South Sudan – 994
  • Sudan – 5,026
  • Tanzania – 509
  • Togo – 442
  • Tunisia – 1,077
  • Uganda – 417
  • Zambia – 1,057
  • Zimbabwe – 178

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