Africa: Who Chief Declares Pandemic, but Offers Hope

[Daily Maverick] World Health Organisation (WHO) Director-General Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus has declared Covid-19 a pandemic, but says that most countries can still change the course of this disease. Of the 118,000 cases reported globally in 114 countries, more than 90 percent of cases are in just four countries, and two of those – China and the Republic of Korea – have significantly declining epidemics. 81 countries have not reported any cases, and 57 countries have reported 10 cases or less. South Africa currently haRead the Original Article