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Africa: Covid-19 Deaths Exceed 41,000

As of October 25, the confirmed cases of Covid-19 from 55 African countries have reached 1,709,387 . Reported deaths in Africa have reached 41,144 , and recoveries 1,397,522 . South Africa has the most reported cases – 714,246, with deaths numbering 18,843. Other most-affected countries include Morocco (194,461), Egypt (106,397) Ethiopia (92,858), Nigeria (61,930) and …

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Covid-19: FG Commences N75bn MSMEs Palliatives Implementation

Federal Government has flagged off National MSME survival fund and Guaranteed off-take scheme, both targeted at assisting Micro Small and Medium Enterprise to step down the challenges arising from the effect of COVID-19 pandemic. The initiative was flagged off by the Minister f State for Industry, Trade and Investment, Mrs Mariam Katagum. As reported by Thisdaylive.com, …

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COVID 19: Kenya’s tour planes operators morn poor business returns

 For Kenyan-based safari operator, Safarilink, June is the busiest time of year, as the company’s small planes ferry tourists to national parks in Kenya and Tanzania to witness the majestic annual migration of 2 million animals. This year, the coronavirus outbreak has brought those adventures in Kenya’s Maasai Mara and Tanzania’s Serengeti to a halt. …

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COVID-19 IMPACT SERIES- Football.

Across the African continent and indeed the entire globe, the impact of COVID 19 in sports has been massive, leading in the last 3 -4 months to actions, decisions and responses that are quite remarkable. Highlighted below are some of The Global  Impacts of COVID-19 in the world of football. – the Confederation of African …

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COVID-19 IMPACT SERIES- Industry Events/Awards

Every year, different sectors in almost every market in the world fix a date to gather and celebrate outstanding achievers in the industry while motivating others to look forward with hope for excellent performance the next season. It seems this opportunity will elude many players and sectors this year, no thanks to COVID 19. The …

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COVID-19 IMPACT SERIES- Festivals

As the Coronavirus (COVID-19) continue to spread across the globe, organisers of various festivals across the globe have been forced to either make extensive postponements or outright cancellation. Some are listed below.   -The 73rd Cannes Film Festival, set for May 12-23, has been postponed. Organizers said, “Several options are considered in order to preserve …

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COVID-19 IMPACT SERIES- Concerts & Theme Parks

At the moment, the entertainment sector in different markets have their stories to tell as a result of the effect the coronavirus has, on major events, concerts, movie premieres and festivals. There are reports that, concerts, festivals and movie premieres are also being postponed or canceled across the globe.  As the Coronavirus (Covid-19) continue to …

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