Ethiopian President Sahle-Work Zewde has granted pardon to more than 4,000 prisoners in efforts to contain the spread of coronavirus in the country.
Doctors and nurses in Zimbabwe are striking to protest the shortage of personal protective equipment (PPE) for health workers in the nation's hospitals, their unions said.
The bodies of 64 male migrants were discovered Tuesday in a sealed shipping container at a checkpoint in Tete, Mozambique, according to the UN's International Organization for Migration (IOM).
South Africa will enforce a three-week lockdown over coronavirus, President Cyril Ramaphosa announced Monday.
Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni announced a ban on all public gatherings including weddings, church and Muslim services for the next 32 days though the country has recorded no case of the novel coronavirus.
How do you get people to take personal hygiene seriously in the middle of the coronavirus pandemic? Music and dance.
CNN's David McKenzie reports from the settlements of Tembisa, South Africa, where following basic precautions to fight the novel coronavirus can be "unrealistic."