Africa’s COVID-19 deaths surge by 43% in a week

Africa has recorded a 43% week-on-week rise in COVID-19 deaths, as hospital admissions increase rapidly and countries face shortages in oxygen and intensive care beds.

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UK responds to UNICEF Uganda’s Oxygen appeal with life-saving support benefiting over 1.8m people

The UK announced a commitment of £500,000 (over $708,000) to UNICEF Uganda’s COVID-19 appeal, which will provide vital support that will benefit over 1.8 million

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