South Sudan: Vice President, his wife, defense Minister and top gov’t officials test positive for COVID-19

Information available to reveals that top government officials in South Sudan have tested positive to the novel COVID-19. First Vice President, Dr. Riek Machar, his wife, the Minister for Defense as well as their bodyguards have all been confirmed positive. is told other unnamed top government officials have also been confirmed positive. Source: […]

Coronavirus: Juba airport medics flee as plane carrying Chinese diplomats land

South Sudanese medical staff deployed at Juba International Airport to screen arrivers for deadly Coronavirus have reportedly fled the airport after a plane carrying Chinese diplomats landed. South Sudan government this week begun screening all travelers at airports to help avert the spread of the coronavirus in the country. Coronaviruses are a large family of […]