The Comoros Islands and the Kingdom of Lesotho are two African Union member states yet to record a single case of Covid-19.
Ghana recorded zero cases since a three weeks old lockdown eased on 20th April in key regions of the country amidst mixed reactions from the populace.
While some think it might be too soon, others welcome the move especially low income earners and street traders who were heavily affected by the financial impact of the lockdown rules. Ghana last recorded 1,042 cases with 99 recoveries and 9 deaths before the lockdown was eased.
Africa’s Covid-19 Cases
Egypt, South Africa and Morocco are the states above the 3000 mark of positive Covid-19 cases in Africa. Algeria and South Africa have the highest number of recoveries above the 1000 mark while the highest number of deaths were also recorded in Algeria at 392.
The Total confirmed cases from the Coronavirus pandemic in Africa has risen to 24,690 with 6,415 total recoveries and 1,193 confirmed deaths.
See the latest figures in Statistics Updated April 22 2020 and a breakdown of Corona Virus cases per African Union member state.
Compiled by Abiodun Abidoye Member Southern African Freelancers Association and Publisher Africa Online News.