Published time: 30 March 2020
Authors: Jean B Nachega, Moussa Seydi, Alimuddin Zumla
Keywords: COVID-19, SARS-Cov-2, Africa, Pandemic
The novel Coronavirus disease-19 (COVID-19) has rapidly spread to all seven continents. Due to yet unknown reasons, the African continent has remained relatively unaffected. We discuss the importance of mitigating pan-continental spread in light of the fragile healthcare systems.
The Late Arrival of COVID-19 in Africa - Mitigating Pan-Continental Spread