South Africa’s strong leadership has been instrumental in combating the Covid-19 pandemic, Matshidiso Moeti, the WHO’s regional director for Africa says. Photo: Reuters South Africa’s strong leadership has been instrumental in combating the Covid-19 pandemic, Matshidiso Moeti, the WHO’s regional director for Africa says. Photo: Reuters
South Africa’s strong leadership has been instrumental in combating the Covid-19 pandemic, Matshidiso Moeti, the WHO’s regional director for Africa says. Photo: Reuters

Coronavirus: Africa hopes it has seen the worst of Covid-19 as case numbers, death rates fall

  • South Africa remains continent’s worst-affected nation but weekly infections there have fallen sixfold since July
  • While downward trends are encouraging, ‘we must remain vigilant and be prepared to effectively tackle any resurgence’, WHO’s regional director says

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
South Africa’s strong leadership has been instrumental in combating the Covid-19 pandemic, Matshidiso Moeti, the WHO’s regional director for Africa says. Photo: Reuters South Africa’s strong leadership has been instrumental in combating the Covid-19 pandemic, Matshidiso Moeti, the WHO’s regional director for Africa says. Photo: Reuters
South Africa’s strong leadership has been instrumental in combating the Covid-19 pandemic, Matshidiso Moeti, the WHO’s regional director for Africa says. Photo: Reuters
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