Through the AfDB-Government of South Sudan project, 376 healthcare workers have been trained in COVID-19 case management; surveillance is being scaled up and coordination strengthened at the sub-national level.
A new breed of digital banks, without physical branches, say they have had a boost due to the pandemic.
The funds will help to upgrade the capacity of healthcare facilities to isolate, diagnose and care for patients, and provide more test kits, pharmaceuticals, equipment and beds
As a result, with immediate effect, users of face shields without masks shall not be admitted to any banking facility.
"The economic impact affected on all segments of the society, whether it is salaried people, self-employed people, people with lots of wealth, it has impacted everyone," said Enslin.
Many customers who previously avoided e-payment services are being converted following the Covid-19 induced lockdown. Michael Nwadike reports from Lagos Festus Charles, a 45-year old factory worker based in Lagos, used to have nothing but disdain for e-b