14th September, 2020
Africa remains one of the regions least affected by COVID-19, although evidence suggests it is an evolving and growing pandemic. It is now present in all African countries and territories.
From the start, the responses across many African countries have mirrored those of other countries where the pandemic has been more prevalent. These measures generally include the promotion of social distancing and personal hygiene,lockdown orders, and management of more severe cases in hospitals. Other responses, such as contact tracing, testing,and isolation of suspected cases, have been used less widely.
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