How are African nations coping with the continuing spread of coronavirus?

As the World Health Organization warns of an “extremely rapid development” of COVID-19 on the continent, we are examining how various African countries are coping with the pandemic.

Several African countries are stepping up their preventive measures to stop the spread of COVID-19. We bring you an update and learn more about the situation in Kenya, where millions of people live in slums.

Our correspondents in Cameroon report on the “war room”, an emergency information center created to answer people’s questions about the coronavirus.

And we hear our correspondents in Madagascar and DR Congo on the measures taken there.