Only 2% of COVID-19 vaccines have been administered in Africa

More than 5.7 billion COVID-19 vaccine doses have been administered globally, but only 2% of them…

COVID-19: Africa ‘third wave’ not yet over, while vaccine inequity threatens all

Although new COVID-19 cases in Africa have slowed following an eight-week surge, this “small step forward”…

Virus cases surge in Africa, less than 0.8% of fully vaccinated, say officials

Covid-19 cases rose by over 20 percent week-on-week in nearly two dozen African countries and progress…

COVID-19: Over 1.6 billion vaccine shots administered worldwide

Over 1.6 billion coronavirus vaccine shots have been given across globe, figures compiled by Our World…

UN expresses concerns over vaccine supplies for Africa

The UN Security Council has called for accelerated availability of vaccines for Africa, expressing concern the…

WHO warns of Covid-19 spike in Africa

With slow Covid-19 vaccine rollouts and new variants making inroads, the risk of a new wave…

Africa’s COVID-19 death toll passes 100,000

Africa’s reported coronavirus death toll surpassed 100,000 on Friday, a fraction of those reported on other…