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Africa Awaits Covid-19 Vaccine Donations as Cases Surge

Across Africa, countries are confronting a new wave in coronavirus infections without the inoculations that have turned the tide of the Covid-19 pandemic in Europe and North America

6/12/2021 8:45:00 PM

Across Africa, countries are confronting a new wave in coronavirus infections without the inoculations that have turned the tide of the Covid-19 pandemic in Europe and North America

Across the continent, countries are confronting a new wave in coronavirus infections without the inoculations that have turned the tide of the Covid-19 pandemic in Europe and North America.

June 12, 2021 11:37 am ETJOHANNESBURG—In Uganda, hospitals have become so overwhelmed with new coronavirus cases that the sick are dying while waiting for a bed. In Namibia, all nonemergency surgery has been canceled to preserve space for Covid-19 patients and military hospitals have been opened for civilian use. In South Africa’s largest city, Johannesburg, intensive-care wards are filling up and hospitals are stockpiling oxygen cylinders as infections surge again.

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Across Africa, which has received fewer Covid-19 vaccines than any other continent, countries are confronting a new wave in coronavirus infections without the inoculations that have turned the tide of the pandemic in Europe and North America.News that

the Group of Seven countries will donate at least one billion doses of Covid-19 vaccinesto poor countries holds out the promise of some relief on a continent where 0.6% of the 1.3 billion people have been fully vaccinated against Covid-19.However, the donated shots—most of which won’t start to arrive until August or later—may not prevent many African governments from running out of shots in the coming weeks as deliveries from the World Health Organization-backed headtopics.com

Covax program for developing countrieshave slowed to a trickle.Meanwhile, new, more transmissible virus variants are taking root in several African nations, compounding their struggle to rebound from the continent’s worst recession on record. Read more: The Wall Street Journal »

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