Washington Post: Africa has defied the covid-19 nightmare scenarios. We shouldn’t be surprised.

Washington Post: Africa has defied the covid-19 nightmare scenarios. We shouldn’t be surprised.. “News reports and opinion articles have posited that corruption and a lack of health-care infrastructure meant that Africa was a ‘time bomb’ waiting to explode. Rampant poverty and a lack of effective governance would cause the dark continent to fall apart under the weight of a public health emergency. The world, the experts said, should prepare to offer aid, loans and debt forgiveness to African governments — in other words, they should prepare to save Africa. No need.”

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