Nigeria conducts less coronavirus tests than some big African countries

Nigeria, with population of over 200 million and the biggest economy in Africa, has tested coronavirus cases far less than some African countries.

Punch reported that at  6.03pm on Sunday, www.worldometers.info reported that Ghana with 1,550 confirmed cases and a population of 30.9 million people had conducted 100,622 tests.

South Africa with 4,361 confirmed cases and a population of 59.1 million people conducted 161,000 tests.

Also, Egypt with 4,319 confirmed cases and a population of 101.9 million people conducted 90,000 tests. Djibouti with 1,023 confirmed cases and a population of 985,433 conducted 11,741 tests.

Kenya with 355 confirmed cases and a population of 53.5 million conducted 17,492 tests.

Nigeria with 1,182 confirmed cases and a population of 205.2 million people conducted 10,061 tests.

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