Home » Posts tagged with » Africa

‘Vaccine Grabbing’ Seen Fueling Risk Of Fake COVID-19 Jabs In Africa

‘Vaccine Grabbing’ Seen Fueling Risk Of Fake COVID-19 Jabs In Africa

The unequal global distribution of COVID-19 vaccines could spur the trade in fake doses in Africa – a hotspot for counterfeit medicines, analysts warned on Friday, citing the seizure of falsified vaccination shots in South Africa. With poorer countries grappling to procure enough vaccine doses for their people, criminals will likely see an opportunity to […]

Why Domestic Abuse Is Such a Difficult Subject For Churches

Why Domestic Abuse Is Such a Difficult Subject For Churches

Churches can be a refuge for women fleeing domestic abuse. But sometimes they can help perpetuate abuse by failing to offer support when needed. There can be many reasons for this. Sometimes it’s because church leaders simply don’t understand – or are not willing to accept – that domestic abuse occurs within their congregations. I […]

Over 6.5 Million Covid-19 Vaccinations Administered Across Continent

Over 6.5 Million Covid-19 Vaccinations Administered Across Continent

As of April 1, confirmed cases of Covid-19 from 55 African countries reached  4,215,600 while over 6,533,459 vaccinations have been administered across the continent. Reported deaths in Africa reached  112,759 and  3,796,312 people have recovered. South Africa has the most reported cases – 1,548,157 – and  52,846 people died. Other most-affected countries are Morocco ( 496,097 […]

Over 6.2 Million Covid-19 Vaccinations Administered Across Continent

Over 6.2 Million Covid-19 Vaccinations Administered Across Continent

As of March 26, confirmed cases of Covid-19 from 55 African countries reached 4,146,450 while over 6,230,004 vaccinations have been administered across the continent. Reported deaths in Africa reached   111,195 and 3,720,972 people have recovered. South Africa has the most reported cases –   1,541,563 – and   52,535 people died. Other most-affected countries are Morocco (  493,353 […]

Over 5.2 Million Covid-19 Vaccinations Administered Across Continent

Over 5.2 Million Covid-19 Vaccinations Administered Across Continent

As of March 17, confirmed cases of Covid-19 from 55 African countries reached  4,052,766 while over 5,214,961 vaccinations have been administered across the continent. Reported deaths in Africa reached 108,422 and  3,642,442 people have recovered. South Africa has the most reported cases –  1,530,966 – and 51,560 people died. Other most-affected countries are Morocco ( 489,622 […]

Over 107,000 Covid-19 Deaths Across Continent

Over 107,000 Covid-19 Deaths Across Continent

 As of March 14, confirmed cases of Covid-19 from 55 African countries reached  4,027,046 while over 4,904,557 vaccinations have been administered across the continent. Reported deaths in Africa reached 107,527 and 3,610,623 people have recovered. South Africa has the most reported cases –  1,528,414  – and  51,261  people died. Other most-affected countries are Morocco ( 488,632 ), […]

Covid-19 Death Toll Exceeds 101,000 Across Continent

Covid-19 Death Toll Exceeds 101,000 Across Continent

 As of February 22, confirmed cases of Covid-19 from 55 African countries reached 3,829,402. Reported deaths in Africa reached 101,336 and 3,382,176 people have recovered. South Africa has the most reported cases – 1,503,796 – and 49,053 people died. Other most-affected countries are Morocco (481,155), Tunisia (228,362), Egypt (178,151), Ethiopia (152,806), and Nigeria (152,074). For […]

Fela Nominated for 2021 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Fela Nominated for 2021 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Fela was among the seven artistes whose names appeared on the list, alongside Jay-Z, Foo Fighters, and Tina Turner. The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has just announced their 2021 nominees and it includes the late Afrobeat legend, Fela Anikulapo-Kuti. Artistes become eligible for induction 25 years after the release of their first record. In order […]

Continent Nears 3.6 Million Confirmed Cases of Covid-19

Continent Nears 3.6 Million Confirmed Cases of Covid-19

As of February 3, confirmed cases of Covid-19 from 55 African countries reached 3,595,072. Reported deaths in Africa reached 92,364 and  3,097,442 people have recovered. South Africa has the most reported cases – 1,458,958 – and  44,946 people died. Other most-affected countries are Morocco ( 472,273 ), Tunisia ( 211,412 ), Egypt ( 167,013 ), […]

Continent’s Number of Covid-19 Deaths Surpasses 90,000

Continent’s Number of Covid-19 Deaths Surpasses 90,000

 As of February 1, confirmed cases of Covid-19 from 55 African countries reached 3,569,617. Reported deaths in Africa reached  90,971  and 3,051,748 people have recovered. South Africa has the most reported cases – 1,453,761  – and 44,164  people died. Other most-affected countries are Morocco ( 471,157 ), Tunisia ( 208,885 ), Egypt ( 165,951 ), […]

Page 1 of 45123Next ›Last »