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Haiti doctors flee state-run hospital to avoid coronavirus infection

April 1, 2020 by VOA

The seafoam green rooms of the General Hospital in Port-au-Prince are predominantly empty this week, absent the doctors and nurses...

Namugongo drivers reap big from transport ban

April 1, 2020 by Moses Mugalu

The president's restriction on public transport; prohibiting taxis and bodas was quickly turned into a winning lottery by private car...

South Africa launches door-to-door coronavirus screening

April 1, 2020 by VOA

South Africa is launching an aggressive coronavirus screening program as the total number of confirmed cases tops 1,000, the largest...

6 Watoto Choir children, 5 adults test positive for coronavirus

March 31, 2020 by URN

Uganda’s coronavirus cases have risen to 44 after 11 members of Watoto Children's Choir who were under quarantine tested positive...