Africa

S. African president declares National Day of Prayer amid pandemic

CAPE TOWN, May 27, (Xinhua/GNA) -- South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has declared May 31 as the National Day of Prayer to strengthen national unity in fighting COVID-19. "On this day, wherever we may be, I call upon you to turn your thoughts to all who have been affected by this pandemic," the president said in a televised address, adding that the National Day of Prayer is dedicated to the remembrance of those who are working to...

May 27, 2020 at 7:39pm

COVID-19 threatens mental health – WHO

London, May 14, GNA – The COVID-19 pandemic has heightened depression and anxiety around the world, and these conditions could rise in the coming months without increased investment...

May 14, 2020 at 2:37pm