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WHO releases list of African countries with highest cases of COVID-19, check out Ghana’s new position

File Photo: Burial of Nigerian President’s Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari, who died after contracting Coronavirus in Abuja
File Photo: Burial of Nigerian President’s Chief of Staff, Abba Kyari, who died after contracting Coronavirus in Abuja

Over 21,000 coronavirus cases have been
reported in Africa, with 5,000 recoveries and 1,000 deaths, the World Health
Organisation (WHO) has said.

The organisation has compiled a list of African countries experiencing this deadly disease with the number of cases reported.

In its list, WHO indicated that Nigeria’s
confirmed cases stand at 541, this shows that the list was compiled before
Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) gave its update on the deadly
disease.

According to NCDC report, as at 11:50 pm on
Sunday, April 19, there were 627 confirmed cases of coronavirus in Nigeria.

In the list that was published by WHO, South Africa has 3,158 confirmed cases of coronavirus, Algeria has 2,629, Ghana has 1,042, while Cameroon has 1,016.

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Check the list below:

WHO compilation of COVID-19 cases in Africa. Photo credit: WHO Source: UGC

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