Kenya’s President Halts All Passenger Transport in Four Counties to Stop Coronavirus

Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta on Monday ordered a halt to all transport in major cities, including the capital Nairobi, to curb the spread of the coronavirus. The president announced the measures after 16 more people were confirmed as testing positive, bringing the total number of COVID-19 cases in Kenya to 158. In a televised address […]

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UN, Partners Take COVID-19 Prevention to Vulnerable People’s Camps

The United Nations in Nigeria is extending COVID-19 prevention and preparation measures to the camps in the northeast that house hundreds of thousands of people displaced by Boko Haram violence.  Residents of IDP camps in Nigeria’s Borno State are now made to wash their hands regularly at wash basins installed all over the camps.    Camps in Maiduguri, Jere, Bama, Banki, Pulka, Gwoza, and Gubio have […]

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