Posted by: APO | 16 April 2020

Coronavirus – Africa: Without adequate protection, estimates show that over 300,000 Africans could lose their lives due to COVID-19 – Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) report

The Economic Commission for Africa (ECA), in a new report on the coronavirus pandemic, says over 300,000 Africans could lose their lives due to COVID-19. This, as the pandemic continues to impact on the Continent’s struggling economies whose growth is expected to slow down from 3.2 percent to 1.8 percent in a best-case scenario, pushing close to 27 million people into extreme poverty. The Report,… Read more on https://africa-newsroom.com/press/coronavirus-africa-without-adequate-protection-estimates-show-that-over-300000-africans-could-lose-their-lives-due-to-covid19-economic-commission-for-africa-eca-report?lang=en


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