Seychelles, Morocco ahead on vaccines as Africa doubles jabs in a month

Fifteen million Covid-19 vaccines have been delivered on the continent, which amounts to 0.8% coverage

22 April 2021 - 20:48 By claire keeton

The number of Covid-19 vaccines given in Africa ( has doubled over the past month to 15 million — with the Seychelles, Morocco and Rwanda leading the way in protecting the highest proportion of their citizens — Africa CDC director Dr John Nkengasong said on Thursday.

At his weekly Covid-19 briefing, he said 4.4 million Covid-19 cases and 118,849 deaths had been reported on the continent...

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