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Coronavirus cases in Africa top 100,000 as WHO says virus is on a 'different pathway'


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But deaths remain low in the continent compared to other parts of the world.

With only 3,100 confirmed coronavirus deaths there, experts believe that Africa “appears to be taking a different pathway,” according to a new WHO report.

In comparison, when Europe reported 100,000 cases, death rates were already close to 5,000.

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WHO officials believe this could be due to Africa’s age demographics, as more than 60 percent of the continent's population is under the age of 25.

In Europe, nearly 95 percent of ...


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