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Creativity! Engineers turn snorkelling masks into respirators to fight Covid-19

 Moroccan engineers have said they will convert Decathlon snorkelling masks into respirators to assist those infected by the novel coronavirus, reports online news publication the North Africa Post. A group of engineers made the announcement via a Facebook post on Wednesday. Since the outbreak of Covid-19, Morocco has ordered 550 ventilators to be distributed as […]Read More

Nigeria’s vice-president in self-isolation

Nigeria’s Vice-President Yemi Osinbanjo is in self-isolation and performing official duties through video conferencing, according to his spokesperson Laolu Akande. The West African country announced two new cases of coronavirus on Wednesday, bringing the total number to 46. There are fears the numbers could rise. Nigeria’s Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) said Read More