The Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) said, the number of confirmed Covid-19 cases in Africa reached 8,409,330 cases as of Thursday afternoon.
The We For News reported citing Xinhua news agency, the Africa CDC, the specialised healthcare agency of the African Union (AU), said the death toll from the pandemic across the continent stands at 214,876. Some 7,790,169 patients across the continent have recovered from the disease so far.
According to the agency, South Africa, Morocco, Tunisia and Ethiopia are among the countries with the most cases in the continent.
The We For News mentioned according to the Africa CDC, in terms of the caseloads, southern Africa is the most affected region, followed by the northern and eastern parts of the continent, while central Africa is the least affected region in the continent.