Africa

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Alane Izu and Shabir Madhi write that the benefit of travel bans does not outweigh the economic cost to South Africa and other banned nations. ...
The “highly transmissible” Omicron variant of COVID-19 has disproportionately hospitalized kids under age 5 as it tears through South Africa, health officials in the country said Friday… ...
Biden hasn't said when the travel ban on African nations will lift. ...
U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres denounces President Joe Biden's ban on travel from southern African nations as "travel apartheid." ...

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