Over 200,000 Active Covid-19 Cases Across Continent After 13.3 Million Tests


As of September 25, the confirmed cases of Covid-19 from 55 African countries have reached 1,437,576. Reported deaths in Africa have reached 34,706, and recoveries 1,184,963. 217,905 cases are currently active and 13,371,886 tests have been performed.

South Africa has the most reported cases – 667,049, with deaths numbering 16,283. Other most-affected countries include Egypt (102,513 cases), Morocco (110,099), Ethiopia (71,687), Nigeria (57,849) and Algeria (50,579).

The numbers are compiled by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) at Johns Hopkins University (world map) using statistics from the World Health Organization and other international institutions as well national and regional public health departments.

Source: allafrica.com

Sign up for Updates

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Notify me of new posts by email.