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Covid-19 cases in Africa

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Since first being recorded late last year in China, the Covid-19 coronavirus has spread around the world, and been declared a pandemic by the World Health Organization. However, differences in testing mean that the number of cases may be understated for some countries.

The disease has it highest hit at the moment in countries like Brazil, the UK and America.

 coronavirus disease (COVID-19) had been confirmed in around 210 countries or territories. The virus had infected 10,249,467 people worldwide, and the number of deaths had totaled 504,466. The most severely affected countries include the U.S., Brazil, and the United Kingdom.

 In Africa ,the virus has it highest hit in South Africa, Algeria, Cameron ,Ghana and Egypt while Lesotho has the lowest hit as gathered by Inside ReportNg as of July 1 2020.

The world health Organization, has reported that the worst is yet to come from the pandemic and with an estimated  high impacts on third world countries.

Breakdown as gathered by Inside Report July 1 2020.

Total Covid-19 cases  in Africa :404,267

Recovered: 192,238

 Confirmed coronavirus deaths: 10,130

Bellow are the affected countries as gathered from African argument.org 

 *Country*                           *Cases* 

Algeria                                    13907

Angola                                       284

Benin                                        1199

Botswana                                   175

Burkina Faso                             962

Burundi                                      170

Cameroon                             12592

Cabo Verde                             1165

Central African Republic       3745

Chad                                         866

Comoros                                   293

Congo, Republic                     1245

Congo, Democratic Republic 7039

Cote d’Ivoire                            9499

Djibouti                                     4682

Egypt                                       68311

Equatorial Guinea                     2001

Eritrea                                          203

Eswatini                                        812

Ethiopia                                      5846

Gabon                                        5394

Gambia                                          47

Ghana                                       17741

Guinea                                        5391

Guinea-Bissau                           1654

Kenya                                         6366

Lesotho                                          27

Liberia                                          780

Libya                                            802

Madagascar                              2214

Malawi                                       1265

Mali                                            2181

Mauritania                                4363

Mauritius                                     341

Morocco                                  12533

Mozambique                              889

Namibia                                      203

Niger.                                        1075

Nigeria                                    25133

Rwanda                                     1025

Sao Tome and Principe             714

Senegal                                    6793

Seychelles                                    81

Sierra Leone                             1462

Somalia                                     2924

South Africa                          151209

South Sudan                             2007

Sudan                                        9257

Tanzania                                     509

Yusuf Luka, is a journalist by profession with few years of experience, I am also a graduate of Bingham University. Outside of work, I enjoy hiking with friends, Reading books, and Watching movies. Let's connect on social media.

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