Algeria, – (The African Center for Disease Control and Prevention) stated that the total number of confirmed infections (Corona emerging – Covid 19) throughout the African continent exceeded the barrier of 1.22 million cases, while the total deaths resulting from it reached nearly 29 thousand cases as of Friday morning.


The center said in a statement this evening that the total number of HIV cases in Africa has reached 1220,511 according to the latest statistics, noting that five African countries record 72 percent of the total of those infections.
The statement indicated that the deaths due to infection with the virus on the continent rose until this morning to 28,850 cases, while 953,643 people have recovered from it so far.


He stated that, during the past week, 58,417 new cases of Corona virus were recorded across the continent, a decrease of 20 percent compared to the previous week. (End) mr.ma.a.