West Africa: Nigeria, Angola, Senegal, Cameroon, Ghana Among the Most Hard-Hit As Oil Price Plunges

[Premium Times] African oil-producing and reliant countries have been among the most hard hit by the COVID-19 pandemic and declining oil price. Oil price crashed below $20 dollars on Monday, the lowest in 18 years. In particular, Senegal, Nigeria and Angola continue to face new challenges each day amid the threat of economic fallout.

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South Africa: COVID-19 – Mental Health Professionals Concerned About Sudden Withdrawal of Alcohol

[Daily Maverick] The blanket prohibition on the sale of alcohol during the Covid-19 lockdown has raised serious concerns among mental health professionals of the risks associated with the sudden and unsupported withdrawal of addictive substances, particularly alcohol.

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