AFRICA: CONTINENT NEARS 100,000 CASES OF COVID-19

As of May 21, confirmed the COVID-19 case total from 55 African countries has reached 95,585.

Reported deaths in Africa have reached 2,999 and recoveries 38,120.

South Africa has the most reported cases – 18,003, with deaths numbering 339. Other most-affected countries include Egypt (14,229 cases), Morocco (6,652), Algeria (7,133), Ghana (6,269) and Nigeria (6,677).

The numbers are compiled by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) at Johns Hopkins University (world map) using statistics from the World Health Organization and other international institutions as well national and regional public health departments. For the latest totals, see the AllAfrica clickable map with per-country numbers.

Credit: allAfrica

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