COVID-19 AFRICA REPORT: TANZANIA

Zoning in on Different African Countries to Get an Update on What’s Happening When Comes to Covid -19.
Tanzania’s president John Magufuli has said the economy is “more important than the threat posed by coronavirus”, adding that he wants to reopen the country for tourism despite warnings that Africa could face the next wave of the disease. In a video the Tanzanian president once again touted natural remedies for coronavirus, saying these had helped his son.“My own son, after contracting the virus, closed himself in his room, took a lemon and ginger solution before getting well and is even able to do push-ups,” he said in a video that went viral.

Guest: Sarah Kimani – SABC’s East Africa correspondent