Gambia’s Vice President Tests Positive for COVID-19; President Placed Under Isolation

The Vice President of The Gambia, Dr. Isatou Touray, has tested positive for Coronavirus the Gambia Government announced through its various social media sites Yesterday. “The Office of the President informs the public that Her Excellency, the Vice President, Dr. Isatou Touray, has been tested positive of COVID-19. Consequently, the President, Adama Barrow, will be […]

Senegalese President congratulates Madagascar, orders herbal medicine

Madagascar has since been facing intense criticisms after Andry Rajoelina, president of the country officially announced that his country has found a traditional remedy for the deadly coronavirus which has defied almost every treatment and killed many people. According to the President and the health officials, the local medicine which has been named COVID-Organics produces […]

Reality check: COVID-19 could be A catalyst for decolonization In Africa

COVID-19 could break colonial influence in Africa. The ravaging effects of this deadly outbreak, ranging from the families that got broken, businesses that are being destroyed from the skyrocketing number of cases and its associated deaths is nothing anyone should be proud of. In fact, it should be the very last thing that any human […]

Coronavirus: Another 1984 Replay

AGAIN: It has Begun Coronavirus has gone beyond medical issues, at least for now; it has assumed a new dimension, political and racial tension. The world health watchdog organization, World Health Organization (WHO) under its current director-general, Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus has come under attack from United States, specifically, from the POTUS, who accused the […]

COVID-19: Drogba gave out his Hospital to be used as isolation center

The former Ivorian professional footballer and Chelsea Talisman, Didier Yves Drogba has offered his hospital in Ivory Coast to be used as a treatment center to help manage COVID-19 cases. Following the surge in the number of cases from a single case in March to 574 cases and counting with five deaths, the country obviously […]

“I see dead bodies in Africa”; Melinda Gates sparks outrage

In an interview with American news channel CNN, Melinda Gates, wife of world billionaire Bill Gates sparked anger in Africa after expressing her views on the possible damages COVID-19 will cause in Africa. According to her, the less developed countries, especially those in Africa will suffer the most from the pandemic due to the level […]

COVID-19: Africa should wake up and prepare for the worst… WHO’s Director-General

During a press briefing held at the headquarters of the World Health Organization (W.H.O) on the 18th of March 2020, Mr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, the Director-General of the World Health Organization advised that all African countries must treat issues relating to COVID-19 with all the seriousness it deserves considering the rate at which it is […]

Sadio Mane donated £41,000 to Senegal in fight against coronavirus

The Senegalese forward and Liverpool talisman, Sadio Mane has made a donation of £41,000 to his country to help fight the spread of the deadly coronavirus in Senegal. According to his management, the 2019 African best player and 4th best player in the world “decided to make the donation spontaneously when he saw the evolution […]

Tanzania’s President and opposition leader “Greet with Foot” amid Coronavirus fear

Coronavirus continues to cause panic all over the world, especially in developing countries where the health system in some of the countries is generally weak.  The outbreak was first reported in late December 2019 in Wuhan China, right now more than 52 countries have recorded cases related to coronavirus. The World Health Organization (WHO) has […]