Africa

The water-short southern African country is starting to enforce a 21-day lockdown to try contain the spread of the deadly coronavirus.

Africa's largest city Lagos appeared deserted Tuesday after Nigeria locked down its economic hub and shuttered its capital, in the continent's latest effort to brake the ...

Zimbabwe system 'inadequate' to take on coronavirus Zimbabwe system 'inadequate' to take on coronavirus

In Chitungwiza, a town of half-a-million people south of Harare, several women are waiting at the water pump with large ...

DR Congo reports first virus death, five new cases DR Congo reports first virus death, five new cases

The Democratic Republic of Congo on Saturday reported its first coronavirus death, along with five new cases.

Zimbabwe reports first coronavirus case Zimbabwe reports first coronavirus case

Zimbabwe on Friday reported its first coronavirus case, a man who returned to his home in the tourist resort town of ...

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