How COVID Is Affecting Elections in Africa

JOHANNESBURG – The novel coronavirus has complicated the election-year calendar for Africa, as elsewhere, prompting some polling delays, suspensions and uncertainties. It also has created openings for leaders to exploit fears and tighten their grips on power, political observers say. At least nine African countries...
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Covid-19: Don’t panic over rising cases – WHO to Zimbabweans

• HARARE: There is no need for Zimbabweans to panic over the spike in confirmed Covid-19 cases, but citizens must continue observing basic hygiene and social distancing recommended by public health experts, the World Health Organisation (WHO) said. The lockdown will continue at level 2,...
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