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Africa's cases above 1,000; presidents defy own travel bans

A woman wearing a face mask walks nearby the Central Mosque in Lagos, Nigeria, Friday, March 20, 2020. The government banned all religious activities for four weeks following confirmation of coronavirus cases in the country. (AP Photo/Sunday Alamba)
A newspaper headline reports on the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus in a Johannesburg suburb, Saturday March 23, 2020. For most people the new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms, but for some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness, including pneumonia. (AP Photo/Cara Anna)
A woman wearing a face mask walks on the street, opposite the Central mosque in Lagos, Nigeria, Friday, March 20, 2020. The government banned all religious activities for four weeks following confirmation of coronavirus cases in the country. (AP Photo/ Sunday Alamba)
In a normally crowded shopping mall a couple push their shopping trolleys across the centre court at the Sandton City shopping mall in Johannesburg, South Africa, Saturday March 23, 2020. There is a noticeable drop in crowds of shoppers at malls due the spread of the coronavirus. For most people the new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms, but for some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness, including pneumonia. (AP Photo/Denis Farrell)
A woman sells herbal medicine from the back of a car, outside the Central Mosque in Lagos, Nigeria, Friday, March 20, 2020. The government banned all religious activities for four weeks following confirmation of coronavirus cases in the country. (AP Photo/ Sunday Alamba)
A Muslim man sleeps outside the central mosque in Lagos, Nigeria, Friday, March 20, 2020. The government banned all religious activities for four weeks following confirmation of coronavirus cases in the country. (AP Photo/Sunday Alamba)

Africa's cases above 1,000; presidents defy own travel bans

A woman wearing a face mask walks nearby the Central Mosque in Lagos, Nigeria, Friday, March 20, 2020. The government banned all religious activities for four weeks following confirmation of coronavirus cases in the country. (AP Photo/Sunday Alamba)
A newspaper headline reports on the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus in a Johannesburg suburb, Saturday March 23, 2020. For most people the new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms, but for some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness, including pneumonia. (AP Photo/Cara Anna)
A woman wearing a face mask walks on the street, opposite the Central mosque in Lagos, Nigeria, Friday, March 20, 2020. The government banned all religious activities for four weeks following confirmation of coronavirus cases in the country. (AP Photo/ Sunday Alamba)
In a normally crowded shopping mall a couple push their shopping trolleys across the centre court at the Sandton City shopping mall in Johannesburg, South Africa, Saturday March 23, 2020. There is a noticeable drop in crowds of shoppers at malls due the spread of the coronavirus. For most people the new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms, but for some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness, including pneumonia. (AP Photo/Denis Farrell)
A woman sells herbal medicine from the back of a car, outside the Central Mosque in Lagos, Nigeria, Friday, March 20, 2020. The government banned all religious activities for four weeks following confirmation of coronavirus cases in the country. (AP Photo/ Sunday Alamba)
A Muslim man sleeps outside the central mosque in Lagos, Nigeria, Friday, March 20, 2020. The government banned all religious activities for four weeks following confirmation of coronavirus cases in the country. (AP Photo/Sunday Alamba)
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