Coronavirus code-named Covid-19

Africa CDC says Coronavirus cases above 10,000

Confirmed coronavirus cases in Africa have exceeded  10,000.

This is according to latest figures published by Africa CDC.

Africa now  has 10,075 confirmed cases and 487 deaths across 52 countries.

Some 913 people infected with the COVID-19 have also recovered, Africa CDC said.

Figures  showed that more than 897 new confirmed COVID-19 cases were reported on Monday.

This took  confirmed cases from 9,178  to 10,075.

The death toll  increased from 414  to 487.

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