Coronavirus: Two New Cases Brings Tanzanian Total to 20

Tanzania’s Ministry of Health announced a new case of coronavirus on Wednesday, bringing the number of patients in the country to 20. According to a statement by Health Minister Ummy Mwalimu, the patient is a 42-year-old American citizen. The new patient was close to someone who had traveled abroad, Mwalimu says, and was later diagnosed with the virus after returning to Tanzania.

Coronavirus: Number of Cases Increasing in Kenya

According to Health Minister Mutahi Kagwe, four additional cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in Kenya, bringing the total to 42. The first case was reported on March 13. The cases include one Kenyan, one Cameroonian, one American, and one Burkinese. Commenting on the coronavirus epidemic. Mr. Kagwe has urged all Kenyans to work together to prevent coronavirus infections, rather than leaving the burden to the government alone. ​

Discount Gigs Platform – Growing Participants at 100% Per Month – Will These Low Cost Gigs Expand the Market?

When products and services move to low-cost, more advanced platforms they often help expand the entire marketplace. When reviewing gig platforms, the very first thing you review is total cost. The largest gig platforms charge as much as 27-28% of every dollar. In today’s internet this is beyond over charging.

Jihadists Seize Key Town in Mozambique

Islamist insurgents have seized the strategic northern Mozambique port town of Mocimboa da Praia, close to where foreign companies are working on a $60 billion natural gas project. The army and the police have launched a counter-offensive. A security source said the insurgents arrived in two speedboats to attack Mocimboa da Praia from the east while others attacked by land, overwhelming the army.

Coronavirus: Kagwe Cites Lack of Discipline, Opposition Calls for Lockdown, as Cases Increase

Kenyan Health Minister Mutahi Kagwe announced nine new cases of coronavirus Tuesday, with the number of infected reaching 25. Kagwe said that among the new cases, seven were Kenyans while the other two were foreigners. He also accused Kenyans of exercising poor discipline, a behavior that is a blow in efforts to combat coronavirus infections.

Coronavirus: Kenya and Uganda Close Borders, Ban Flights

The Kenyan government has issued a directive disallowing all passenger flights. This is in a bid to curb the spread of coronavirus. According to a statement, issued by Health Cabinet Secretary Mutahi Kagwe on Sunday, the rule will come into effect on Wednesday. Cargo aircraft will, however, be allowed, and all crew-members are expected to adhere to strict precautionary guidelines.

Coronavirus: Africa Must “Wake Up,” and “Prepare for the Worst”

Today saw the number of infections by the new coronavirus in Africa exceed by 1,000 in 40 countries across the continent, with records of 30 deaths, according to the latest statistics on the covid-19 pandemic. In total, 1,107 cases of infection have been recorded since the beginning of the pandemic. The very first case on the continent was reported on February 14, in Egypt.

Coronavirus: Eight Negative Tests Leaves Seven Cases in Kenya

Kenya’s Ministry of Health said the results of eight tests in the last 24 hours have shown no new cases of infection in the country. That means the number of Covid-19 infections in the country remains seven. Addressing journalists in Nairobi, the minister Mutahi Kagwe said that by Thursday, the eight people whose samples were taken for testing were currently undergoing procedures to be allowed to leave the hospital.

Coronavirus: South Africa Bans Covid-19 Fake News, Pandemic Spreading Rapidly Through Africa

The South African government on Thursday put into place a new law that provides for up to six months’ imprisonment for any citizen found guilty of spreading false information regarding the new Coronavirus pandemic. South Africa has 202 cases of people infected with Coronavirus and it is the most affected country in sub-Saharan Africa.

Coronavirus: Six Cases in Tanzania, Opposition Demands Action

A number of political opposition parties in Tanzania have called on the government to take deliberate steps, in ensuring the outbreak of lung disease, caused by the Coronavirus (COVID-19), is controlled.  The opposition Party for Democracy and Progress (Chadema), through John Mrema, the Head of Protocol and Foreign Affairs, has called on the government to distribute testing equipment to all regional, district and border hospitals.

Discounted Low Cost Freelance Gig Platforms Growing Very Fast – Even Though on a Small Base 

You need to understand “gigs” and “gig platforms” are different from freelance jobs. This articles is focused on gig-based platforms. The very first thing you need to look at is total cost.  If you look at the overall total costs, many of the gig platform (including the largest gig platform) have total costs that come in at over 27-28%.

So if you’re a buyer and seller conducting a transaction, these platforms could make well over 25% of the profit from your activities.  That is just way to much for the internet age.

What Will Happen to World Bank Pandemic Bonds Investors Due to Coronavirus?

Coronavirus (COVID19) has been in the news daily. The World Health Organization officially declared COVID19 a pandemic. The infected with the virus include start athletes, movie stars, an dpoliticians. The number of people infected with the virus continues to increase. Thus far, a myriad of nations have suspended travel.  The world bank has placed the world’s first “pandemic” bonds and derivatives to support developing countries in the event of an outbreak of infectious diseases.

10 Best Places to Visit in Egypt

OUR PICK #1: PYRAMIDS OF GIZA

As the only survivors of the ancient Greek-listed Seven Wonders of the World, the incredible Pyramids at Giza are the world’s oldest attraction. Known as Cheops, Chephren and Mycerinus, the pyramids were already more than 2,000 years old when Herodotus the Greek historian visited them (5th century BC). A highly skilled corps of mathematicians, masons, surveyors and stonecutters did the job of building the Pyramids. 100,000 slaves were used to carry out the backbreaking task of moving and laying the stones of the largest pyramid, Cheops. Even to this day experts cannot agree how this incredible feat of architecture was achieved, given the prehistoric tools available to the Egyptians.

Algerian Police Disperse Rally Against Bouteflika Regime

Thе Sосіаlіѕt Fоrсеѕ Frоnt раrtу today соndеmnеd whаt thеy dеѕсrіbеd аѕ the “repression” оf реасеful demonstrators іn уеѕtеrdау’ѕ mаrсh іn Algіеrѕ, аnd thе recording оf ѕеvеrаl arrests. In his ѕtаtеmеnt, Karim Tabbou condemned thе “аrbіtrаrу dеtеntіоn” оf the раrtу’ѕ fіghtеr frоm the Bejaia fеdеrаtіоn, adding thаt he dіd nоt knоw hіѕ whereabouts untіl thе writing of thеѕе lіnеѕ.

Cruising the River Nile – Pros & Cons

Traditionally, a Nile cruise was considered the centerpiece of an Egyptian vacation, evoking romantic images of idyllic days spent drifting in luxury between the iconic sights of Ancient Egypt. In Victorian times, a Nile cruise was the only way to see some of Egypt’s most outstanding ancient temples. Modern visitors have more options available to them; and while Nile cruises are still popular, some find themselves put off by the idea of being confined on a boat for the majority of their vacation.

Ivory Coast PM Picked to Replace President

Côte d’Ivoire Prime Minister Amadou Gon Coulibaly was named the governing party’s candidate for the October presidential election on Thursday after President Alassane Ouattara resigned his candidacy for a third term. The information was made public today on the social networks of the candidate, the party and the current head of state, Alassane Ouattara, who chaired the meeting of the Political Council of the Union of Houphouëtists for Peace and Democracy (RHDP).