Africa will face an “imminent surge” of COVID-19 circumstances, the top of the World Well being Group advised a number of of the continent’s high leaders.
WHO director-general Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus delivered his blunt advisory in a teleconference with the African heads of state.
Ghebreyesus additionally urged the federal government officers to liberate humanitarian corridors to ease the movement of medical provides throughout borders.
Africa has greater than 7,700 confirmed COVID-19 circumstances, with South Africa one of the hardest-hit international locations.
The Africa Facilities for Illness Management and Prevention expects circumstances to rise, with some nations hitting 10,000 circumstances by the top of April.
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