Eritrea becomes the first African country to be coronavirus free as of today, with a total number of 39 confirmed cases. The country has cured all the 39 and has recorded 0 deaths.

Meanwhile, Madagascar that developed Covid-Organic that is believe to be a cure, prevention and management of COVID-19 has recorded their first death out of 322 confirmed cases and 119 recovered patients which the country said they have been cured using their herbal medicine only, It is believed the deceased may have been suffering from another severe cardiovascular disease which makes people with already such underlying disease very potential to coronavirus and put them more at risk. 60 percentage of the world total deaths already have an underlying disease while the other percentage are said to be in a very critical condition. Those who are in critical conditions are beloved to be late reported cases, that is someone who noticed the symptoms but either refused to go for testing or doesn't have access to testing and treatment.

The World Coronavirus Cases Nears 5 Million with a total number of 4,833,333 confirmed Cases according to Worldmeters.info

Deaths: 317,223

Recovered: 1,871,806

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Africa Coronavirus statistics as of May 18th at 6:00 GMT.

Confirmed cases - 84,521

Number of deaths - 2,759

Recoveries - 32,515

Active cases - 49,322

According to AfricaNews.

Algeria 7,019

Angola  48

Benin  339

Botswana  25

Burkina Faso  796

Burundi  23

Cameroon 3,105

Cape Verde 328

Central African Republic 327

Chad 503

Comoros  11

Congo-Brazzaville 391

DR Congo 1,455

Djibouti 1,401

Egypt  12,229

Equatorial Guinea  594

Eritrea  39

Eswatini  203

Ethiopia  317

Gabon 1,320

(The) Gambia  23

Ghana  5,735

Guinea  2,658

Guinea-Bissau  990

Ivory Coast l 2,109

Kenya  887

Lesotho l 1

Liberia  226

Libya  65

Madagascar  304

Malawi  70

Mali  860

Mauritania  62

Mauritius 332

Morocco 6,870

Mozambique 137

Namibia  16

Niger 904

Nigeria- 5,959

Rwanda 292

Sao Tome and Principle 235

Senegal l 2,480

Seychelles  11

Sierra Leone 505

Somalia  1,421

South Africa  15,515

South Sudan  290

Sudan  2,289

Tanzania l 509

Togo 301

Tunisia l 1,037

Uganda  227

Zambia  753

Zimbabwe  44