The Latest on Coronavirus Pandemic around The World

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic, which has infected more than 169,000 people and killed more than 6,500. The COVID-19 illness causes mild or moderate symptoms but most people, but severe symptoms are more likely

Tanzania Confirms First Case of Coronavirus

DAR ES SALAAM – At least 30 countries across Africa have now reported cases of coronavirus, including four that reported their first instances Monday – Benin, Liberia, Somalia and Tanzania.

Speaking to reporters Monday, Health

Somalia Confirms First Case of Coronavirus

Somalia’s government confirmed the country’s first case of coronavirus on Monday.

Health Minister Fawziya Abikar said during a news conference in Mogadishu that a Somali national who returned from one of the countries affected by

Straight-Talking Fauci Explains Outbreak to a Worried Nation

If Dr. Anthony Fauci says it, you’d be smart to listen. As the coronavirus has upended daily life across the globe, Fauci has become the trusted voice in separating fact and fiction.

The fear and

UN Agency: Over 400 Migrants Intercepted off Libya Coast

CAIRO, EGYPT – Libya’s coast guard intercepted over 400 Europe-bound migrants off the country’s Mediterranean coast and returned them to the capital of Tripoli over the past 24 hours, the U.N. migration agency said Sunday.

Virus Restrictions Tighten, Disrupting Daily Life, Worship

ly alone or with the people who live in their apartment,” said Austria’s Kurz, whose country has 800 infections.

That was echoed by one of America’s top infectious disease experts.

“I think Americans should be

Sudan Will Mediate Egypt-Ethiopia Dam Dispute, General Says

A top Sudanese general on Sunday said his country would mediate a deal on an escalating dispute between Ethiopia and Egypt over Ethiopia’s controversial dam on the Nile River.

The deputy head of Sudan’s Sovereign

South Africa Sees First Local Coronavirus Transmission

JOHANNESBURG – South Africa has seen its first locally transmitted case of novel coronavirus, a week after the nation reported its first case on March 5. That brings the country’s total number of confirmed cases

Solve IT! 2020 – A Year of Smarter Solutions

Solve IT 2020, a nationwide innovation competition to encourage young Ethiopians to address community issues through the application of software, hardware and other technologies, launched on March 11, 2020. The third in a series of