French culture minister contracts coronavirus
Individual cases of those who have caught the coronavirus are grabbing headlines, such as the culture minister here in France. As markets suffer a disastrous day in the US, we take a look at online reactions. Finally, the fear factor is expanding - we take a look at some examples.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Major sports events facing cancellation or threat
The spread of coronavirus around the world has impacted the staging of sporting events around the world with major sports events facing cancellation or postponement. Here’s a video highlighting five (5) major sports events facing cancellation or postponement due to the spread of coronavirus.
Nigeria confirms second case of Coronavirus
A second case of the coronavirus has been confirmed in the country. The minister of health Osagie Ehanire, disclosed this at a press conference in Edo state earlier today.
Colombians react to first case of COVID-19
People walk the streets of Bogota with face masks, fearing for loved ones and questioning the ability of local hospitals to care for patients suffering from COVID-19.
Airforce destroys Boko Haram camp in Sambisa forest, SA reports second coronavirus case and more
Here is why you should pick up a copy of The Guardian on Sunday. Find these stories and much more when you grab a copy of The Guardian on the newsstands on Sunday.
Wuhan doctor recounts anxiety and fears from virus frontline
One month after makeshift hospitals were set up in the Chinese city of Wuhan to cope with the coronavirus outbreak, frontline doctor Ma Yonggang is beginning to see light at the end of the tunnel. In an online video interview -- arranged by China's State Council -- he says that at the start of the outbreak there were not enough beds and that he and his colleagues were worried about becoming infected, but that the situation has since improved.
Coronavirus set to infect global airlines fragile health
The COVID-19 virus is hitting travel worldwide in unprecedented ways. As business trips are being cancelled and tourists stay at home, the airline industry is facing the worst downturn since the 2008 financial crisis.
Nigeria re-elected at the UN, APC governors forum backs court suspension of Oshiomhole and more
Here is why you should pick up a copy of The Guardian on Saturday. Find these stories and much more when you grab a copy of The Guardian on the newsstands on Saturday.