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A new strain of the coronavirus has been discovered in South Africa making it Africa’s first country with a million cases. 

President Cyril Ramaphosa has announced d that more restrictions will be applied across the country. He announced that all bars will be closed and there will be a curfew from 9 pm to 6 am. All people apart from permitted workers are not allowed to leave their place of residence during the curfew and there is a legal requirement for all to wear masks in public. Public spaces such as beaches and swimming pools are also closed and those caught breaching these new restrictions can face heavy fines or even imprisonment.

South Africa’s reported daily average as of present is 11,700 cases of new infections a day. This is expected to rise following the discovery of this new strain. he

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    Adeola is a world traveller and influencer focusing her area of travel on the continent of Africa, being her passion at her core. The aspiring writer wants to use her story to educate those about what different African countries are really like through the gaze of a first-generation British Nigerian. Her solo travels through the continent aim to inspire others giving not only her stories but useful facts about each country.

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