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COVID-19 Surveillance Dashboard

COVID-19 UPDATES 1 DECEMBER 2020 11am

African Union Member States (55) reporting COVID-19 cases (2,170,843) deaths (51,915), and recoveries (1,840,575) by region:

Central (65,643 cases; 1,191 deaths; 60,575 recoveries): Burundi (688; 1; 549), Cameroon (24,445; 437; 22,177), CAR (4,918; 63; 4,840), Chad (1,688; 101; 1,525), Congo (5,774; 94; 4,891), DRC (12,772; 333; 11,585), Equatorial Guinea (5,153; 85; 5,009), Gabon (9,214; 60; 9,066), Sao Tome & Principe (991; 17; 933)

Eastern (270,859; 5,202; 184,451): Comoros (611; 7; 586), Djibouti (5,679; 61; 5,584), Eritrea (577; 0; 498), Ethiopia (110,074; 1,706; 73,808), Kenya (83,618; 1,469; 55,344), Madagascar (17,341; 251; 16,657), Mauritius (504; 10; 456), Rwanda (5,934; 49; 5,516), Seychelles (183; 0; 162), Somalia (4,451; 113; 3,417), South Sudan (3,109; 61; 2,954), Sudan (17,810; 1,249; 10,302), Tanzania (509; 21; 178), Uganda (20,459; 205; 8,989)

Northern (741,068; 19,473; 591,253): Algeria (83,199; 2,414; 53,809), Egypt (115,911; 6,650; 102,718), Libya (82,809; 1,183; 53,818), Mauritania (8,549; 175; 7,717), Morocco (353,803; 5,789; 302,314), Tunisia (96,769; 3,260; 70,851), Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic (28; 2; 26)

Southern (887,453; 23,181; 810,117): Angola (15,139; 348; 7,851), Botswana (9,992; 31; 5,534), Eswatini (6,419; 122; 6,006), Lesotho (2,109; 44; 1,278), Malawi (6,028; 185; 5,455), Mozambique (15,701; 131; 13,729), Namibia (14,380; 151; 13,535), South Africa (790,004; 21,535; 731,242), Zambia (17,647; 357; 16,998), Zimbabwe (10,034; 277; 8,489)

Western (205,820; 2,868; 194,179): Benin (3,015, 43; 2,839), Burkina Faso (2,886; 68; 2,593), Cape Verde (10,761; 105; 10,329), Côte d'Ivoire (21,331; 132; 20,964), Gambia (3,734; 123; 3,591), Ghana (51,667; 323; 50,547), Guinea (13,119; 76; 12,045), Guinea-Bissau (2,422; 43; 2,309), Liberia (1,595; 83; 1,343), Mali (4,710; 156; 3,206), Niger (1,548; 72; 1,210), Nigeria (67,557; 1,173; 63,282), Senegal (16,089; 333; 15,607), Sierra Leone (2,412; 74; 1,836), Togo (2,974; 64; 2,478)

Activities

 New report reveals regional partnerships are key to COVID-19 recovery
April 06, 2021

A new report by the Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) and UNDP presents the key results

January 28, 2021

JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA, 28 JANUARY 2021: In a unique public/private partnership, MTN, Africa’s leading mobile network, has announced a donation of US$25 million to support the African Union’s COVID-19 vaccination programme.

January 28, 2021

The Rockefeller Foundation has announced a new grant of US$12 million to the Africa Public Health Foundation to help expand the geographic coverage of testing and to strengthen contact tracing for COVID-19 in Africa through the Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC).

January 14, 2021

AMSP opens COVID-19 vaccines pre-orders for 55 African Union Member States

January 09, 2021

On 9 January 2021, the Government of the Republic of Kenya announced the launch of its Trusted Travel platform, based

Topic Resources

April 02, 2021

This report details how African Union and Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) has collaborated with the UNDP

November 24, 2020

Outbreak Update: Since the last brief (17 November 2020), 4,123,778 new confirmed coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) cases and 68,185 n

November 17, 2020

In addition to our Weekly Outbreak Brief on the spread of COVID-19 and the actions that Africa CDC is taking to help African Union Member

November 17, 2020

Outbreak Update: Since the last brief (10 November 2020), 4,036,590 new confirmed coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) cases and 62,479 n