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Chinese Billionaire To Donate Masks and Test Kits To Africa and Europe In Fight Against COVID19.

Chinese billionaire and co-founder of Alibaba, Jack Ma, says he will donate masks, test kits and protective suits to all countries in Africa to help the continent in its fight against the novel coronavirus. Ma’s foundation will donate at total of 1.1 million testing kits, six million masks, and 60,000 protective suits and face shields.They will also work with local …

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Coronavirus Could Hit Africa Worse Than China. – Bill Gates.

In a presentation at the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) in Seattle, Bill Gates reportedly warned that the coronavirus could overwhelm health systems on the African continent. “This disease, if it’s in Africa … it’s more dramatic than if it’s in China, even though I’m not trying to minimize what’s going on in China in any way,” …

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Top Ten Interesting Facts About Africa That You Didn’t Know.

Africa is the second largest continent on earth, approximately 11.7 million square miles. Africa straddles the equator and is the only continent to extend from the northern temperate zone to the southern temperate zone. Africa is the hottest continent on earth. Sudan is Africa’s largest country (968,000 square miles). Africa covers 6 percent of the earth’s total surface and 20.4 …

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