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Rwanda : Kigali to enter lockdown from July 17

With the increase in cases of Covid 19, the Rwandan authorities have decided to reconfine the city of Kigali as of July 17.Travel between Kigali and other provinces is prohibited as well as public transportation. Employees in the public and private sectors have been asked to work "from home, with...

Covid-19 Europe confines itself again, Africa shudders

Curfews, bars closed, limitations of movements... While new cases of infection multiply, most European countries take measures to curve the pandemic's spread. The economic activity slows down in Africa's first partner, and it will not be without any consequences for the continent already impacted by the Covid-19 crisis.   By...
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Rwanda extends lockdown until 30 April

Effective since 18 March, containment measures in Rwanda will be extended until 30 April, the office of the Prime Minister announced Friday evening. Rwanda, which has 138 confirmed cases of COVID-19, has since mid-March been applying measures that are among the most drastic on the continent in terms of the...