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We are sharing with you facts, reports, and personal stories concerning COVID-19 in Africa and how the continent is tackling this global threat. Hosted by Osagie Alonge & Jibola Lawal.

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We are sharing with you facts, reports, and personal stories concerning COVID-19 in Africa and how the continent is tackling this global threat. Hosted by Osagie Alonge & Jibola Lawal.

    COVID-19: Are we taking COVID-19 seriously?

    COVID-19: Are we taking COVID-19 seriously?

    And they are back! After 2months on a hiatus, Osagie Alonge and Ajibola Lawal return (and meet in person for the first time since the podcast launched) to discuss the reason for the break, the new travelling experience in Nigeria and why Africans do not seem to be taking the pandemic seriously.
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    • 49 min
    COVID-19: Easing Lockdowns in Africa

    COVID-19: Easing Lockdowns in Africa

    What happens when lockdown in certain cities in Africa are eased? Will there be an increase in cases? Will people adhere to using face masks? Jibola and Osagie discuss in episode 5. They are also joined by Chris Newsom who works as a Program Advisor at the Stakeholder Democracy Network here in Nigeria.
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    • 58 min
    COVID-19: Discussing Conspiracy Theories

    COVID-19: Discussing Conspiracy Theories

    Osagie and Jibola jump into the most popular conspiracy theories associated with Coronavirus. Stay safe guys!
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    • 1 hr 31 min
    COVID-19: Civil Unrest During Lockdown

    COVID-19: Civil Unrest During Lockdown

    On this episode, Osagie and Jibola along with guest David Hundeyin discuss in context the severity of 24-hour lockdown in certain regions in Africa, the decisions behind the Government's approach and any other options of flattening the curve.
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    • 1 hr 29 min
    COVID-19: The Rate of Spread

    COVID-19: The Rate of Spread

    On this episode, we dive into the rate of spread of COVID-19 in Africa compared to Western countries and what the impact is if more people are not tested quickly.
    We also look back at what some African countries should have done and what the way forward is as of now.
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    • 1 hr 25 min
    COVID-19: An Introduction

    COVID-19: An Introduction

    On the first episode of the podcast, host Osagie Alonge and guest Jibola Lawal - both based in Lagos, Nigeria discuss what Coronavirus is, the spread of the disease and symptoms. They also discuss Nigeria's approach to stopping the spread.
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    E-mail us your COVID-19 Story: fanmail@covid19inafrica.info

    • 59 min

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Osagie Alonge ,

This is a nice initiative

We need more information and discussions about the pandemic in Africa. This is a good initiative. Thank you.

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