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The number of cases COVID-19 in Africa exceeded 540 thousand

The number of cases infected with coronavirus new type in Africa exceeded 540 thousand died, more than 12,4 thousand persons, informs the regional office of the world health organization (who).

According to who, the total number of identified cases of infection on the African continent 540 207, died 12 434 patients with confirmed COVID-19.

It is noted that once infected with coronavirus recovered over 264 thousand people.

The greatest number of infections registered in South Africa (238 339), Egypt (79 254) and Nigeria (30 748). Most deaths recorded in Africa (3 720), Egypt (3 617) and Algeria (988).

Recent data on the situation of COVID-19 in Russia and the world presented on the portal stopmanager.of the Russian Federation.