Covid-19 patients are treated with oxygen at the Tshwane District Hospital in Pretoria, South Africa, in early July. Photo: APCovid-19 patients are treated with oxygen at the Tshwane District Hospital in Pretoria, South Africa, in early July. Photo: AP
Covid-19 patients are treated with oxygen at the Tshwane District Hospital in Pretoria, South Africa, in early July. Photo: AP

WHO coronavirus team to help South Africa cope with massive health crisis

  • Dozens of specialists from around the world will advise on strategy to contain Africa’s biggest Covid-19 emergency
  • Spike in infections in the country could herald a surge in cases elsewhere on the continent, top WHO official warns

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Covid-19 patients are treated with oxygen at the Tshwane District Hospital in Pretoria, South Africa, in early July. Photo: APCovid-19 patients are treated with oxygen at the Tshwane District Hospital in Pretoria, South Africa, in early July. Photo: AP
Covid-19 patients are treated with oxygen at the Tshwane District Hospital in Pretoria, South Africa, in early July. Photo: AP
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