Africa’s Coronavirus Death Toll Tops 100,000

The coronavirus death toll on the African continent surpassed 100,000 on Friday, as African countries struggled to obtain vaccines to counteract the pandemic. South Africa alone accounts for nearly half of the confirmed deaths in Africa with 48,859, according to data from the Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center. The country, which is facing its own variant of the virus, also accounts for nearly half the confirmed cases in the region, with more than 1.5 million. Total cases across the African continent are more than 3.8 million. The 54-nation continent of…

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Covid-19: French Pres Macron suggests West sets aside 3-5% of vaccines for Africa

PARIS, Feb 19 (NNN-AGENCIES) — French President Emmanuel Macron has proposed that rich Western countries transfer 3-5 percent of their stock of Covid-19 vaccines to Africa. With developing countries struggling in the race to vaccinate their populations against the coronavirus, Macron argued that failure to share the vaccine would exacerbate global inequality. Transferring “3-5 per cent of the vaccines we have in stock to Africa… won’t delay it by a single day given the way we use our doses,” he said in an interview with the Financial Times. His comments…

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Ebola outbreaks in Guinea, DR Congo stoke new fears in Africa

CONAKRY, New outbreaks of the deadly Ebola virus disease in the two African countries of Guinea and the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) are sending new jitters to Africa as the continent is grappling with the COVID-19 pandemic. In the West African country Guinea, bordering the Atlantic Ocean to the west, health authorities have confirmed more than a dozen Ebola cases in the N’Zerekore administrative region, Southeast Guinea. Adama Kaba, director of the N’Zerekore Provincial Hospital said that Ebola cases in the country had climbed to 15, including five…

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WordPress VIP fait de Sophi.io l’un de ses partenaires technologiques vedettes

TORONTO, 18 févr. 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — WordPress VIP, principal fournisseur de WordPress pour les entreprises, a ajouté Sophi.io, un système d’intelligence artificielle de The Globe and Mail, à son prestigieux programme de partenariat technologique. Sophi rejoint un petit groupe de sociétés technologiques d’entreprise au service des clients de VIP, et est le premier partenaire […]

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Expereo adquire Videns IT Services, experts em NextGen SD-WAN & SASE

AMSTERDÃ, Feb. 18, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — A Expereo, provedora global de soluções gerenciadas de Internet, Acesso à Nuvem e SD-WAN, anuncia a aquisição do próximo provedor de soluções SD-WAN & SASE Videns IT Services da próxima geração, reforçando os recursos de transformação e gerenciamento de rede SD-WAN da Expereo para seus clientes empresariais multinacionais. […]

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Sophi.io Nomeada Parceira de Tecnologia de Destaque da WordPress VIP

TORONTO, Feb. 18, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — WordPress VIP, principal provedor de WordPress empresarial, adicionou Sophi.io, um sistema de inteligência artificial da The Globe and Mail, ao seu prestigiado programa de Parceria Tecnológica. Sophi entra para um pequeno grupo de empresas de tecnologia empresarial que atendem clientes VIP e é o primeiro parceiro a fornecer curadoria […]

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