Coronavirus pandemic: South Africa three-week lockdown comes into effect

In this evening’s newsletter, we continue to study the impact of the coronavirus on the African continent. Our correspondent for South Africa brings us the latest news on the first day of the three week lockout in the country. She tells us that no one respects isolation. In addition, Ugandan police use force and fire bullets to stop public gatherings. And in DR Congo, our correspondents tell us how the hygiene measures prove to be difficult to implement in the country.