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Coronavirus: Kenyan schools to remain closed until 2021
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Coronavirus: Kenyan schools to remain closed until 2021

Image copyright AFP Image caption The education ministry said it would explore how to make online learning accessible to all students All schools in Kenya will remain closed until next January because of the coronavirus pandemic. Final year exams, usually taken in October and November, have also been cancelled.Education Minister George Magoha said students would…

‘My Tanzanian family is split over coronavirus’
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‘My Tanzanian family is split over coronavirus’

Image copyright Getty Images BBC Tanzania reporter Sammy Awami writes that President John Magufuli’s faith-based approach to coronavirus has caused tension in his family.Since the first case of coronavirus was confirmed in Tanzania in March, I have been bombarded with messages and phone calls from colleagues, friends and family members living abroad.They’ve been wondering: how…

Hydroxychloroquine: Trump-backed coronavirus ‘cure’ video pulled
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Hydroxychloroquine: Trump-backed coronavirus ‘cure’ video pulled

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption President Trump has promoted the use of hydroxychloroquine The taking down of a viral video by social media companies has reignited a highly-charged controversy in the US over the use of the anti-malaria drug, hydroxychloroquine.In the video, members of the group America’s Frontline Doctors promote it both as a…

Russian cyberops are targeting COVID-19 vaccine R&D, intelligence agencies warn
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Russian cyberops are targeting COVID-19 vaccine R&D, intelligence agencies warn

Western intelligence agencies say they’ve found evidence that Russian cyber espionage is targeting efforts to develop a coronavirus vaccine in a number of countries. In an advisory report, the UK’s National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) said the Russia-linked cyber espionage group commonly known as ‘APT29’ — which is also sometimes referred to as ‘the Dukes’…

Tencent and Chinese scientists use deep learning to predict fatal COVID-19 cases
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Tencent and Chinese scientists use deep learning to predict fatal COVID-19 cases

Tech firms around the world are in overdrive to help battle the coronavirus pandemic. Research showed that 6.5% of COVID-19 patients can suddenly progress to serious illness, and among them the mortality rate can be as high as 49%. Therefore one of the key tasks for health authorities is to identify and treat patients who…

California is investigating concerns about COVID-19 safety at Amazon centers
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California is investigating concerns about COVID-19 safety at Amazon centers

According to a new court filing, multiple California state offices are actively investigating Amazon over worker safety concerns as the coronavirus continues to rage throughout the U.S. In the filing, reported by Reuters, San Francisco Superior Court Judge Ethan Schulman writes that California Attorney General Xavier Becerra, California’s Division of Occupational Safety and Health and…

How Covid-19 numbers are looking across the country
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How Covid-19 numbers are looking across the country

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Parents cooperating after teen party led to Covid-19 cluster
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Parents cooperating after teen party led to Covid-19 cluster

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