BRAZZAVILLE, Congo (Republic of the), July 19, 2020 –There has been a 27% increase in the number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the African Region in the past week. For more detailed analysis, read our most recent COVID-19 Situation Report: https://bit.ly/3eCgdpv.
10 countries account for 88% (440,672) of all reported COVID-19 cases in the African Region: South Africa, Nigeria, Ghana, Algeria, Cameroon, Côte d’Ivoire, Kenya, Senegal, Ethiopia & DRC. South Africa accounts for more than half of cases. Full report: bit.ly/3eCgdpv.