Delta State governor and wife test positive for coronavirus
Governor of Delta State, Dr. Ifeanyi Arthur Okowa, and his wife, Dame Okowa have tested positive for Coronavirus (COVID-19). Okowa disclosed this on Wednesday on his personal Twitter handle. “My wife and I have tested positive for COVID-19. We are well and continuing with our isolation/medication. We thank you all for your continued prayers for us and our daughter,” the Governor wrote.
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The United States recorded its worst single-day jump in cases since April, while Brazil logged over 42,000 new cases. Follow DW for the latest.
The Mexican men who want to end violence against women
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Film show: Cinemas reopen in France
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Alphacrux CEO: How COVID-19 is impacting real estate agency business in Lagos
As the Covid-19 pandemic continues to affect every aspect of life, real estate company Alphacrux carried out a survey to determine the impact of the pandemic on the residential real estate market in Lagos. Alphacrux CEO, Tobi Adama joins CNBC Africa more.
SSA sees decline in remittances as COVID-19 bites
The World Bank estimates that the economic crisis brought about by the Covid-19 pandemic and resulting lock-downs across the world could lead to a 19.7 per cent drop in remittances. Michael Kent, Founder and CEO of Azimo joins CNBC Africa for more.