Covid-19: World Bank announces emergency response for several African countries

In tonight’s edition: Several African countries are set to benefit from a nearly $ 2 billion World Bank program to help developing countries cope with the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic. Thousands of people across Nigeria have been stranded far from their homes as states across the country close their borders in an attempt to stop the spread of the coronavirus. The discomfort is also increased, the police being accused of having abused their powers. And finally, the poorest communities in Rwandaface find it even more difficult to come as the country prolongs its lockout by 21 days.