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COVAX Surpasses 1.5 billion COVID Vaccine Deliveries

ADDIS ABABA – COVAX has surpassed the milestone of 1.5 billion COVID-19 vaccines delivered around the world today, following a shipment of 2.26 million doses of the J&J vaccine to Tanzania.

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A securityman administers sanitiser to a visitor to a state hospital in Lagos, on February 28, 2020. - Residents of Nigeria's economic hub Lagos scrambled for hygiene products after the chaotic megacity of 20 million announced the first confirmed case of new coronavirus in sub-Saharan Africa. Health Minister Osagie Ehanire said in a statement overnight that the infected person was an Italian citizen who flew in from Milan, at the heart of Europe's largest outbreak, earlier this week. (Photo by PIUS UTOMI EKPEI / AFP) (Photo by PIUS UTOMI EKPEI/AFP via Getty Images)

Africa’s Covid-19 Surge Tops Second Wave Peak, says WHO

ADDIS ABABA – Africa marked its worst pandemic week ever, surpassing the second wave peak during the seven days ending on 4 July 2021. Yet, as the COVID-19 cases climb sharply, there are signs of

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