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Officials warn Africa is at ‘break the glass’ moment

Africa has reached a “break the glass moment”, an emergency in which international actors need to take drastic action if the world’s poorest continent is to avoid a human and economic catastrophe, Ken Ofori-Atta, Ghana’s finance minister, told the Financial...

Can you make hand sanitizer at home?

Generally speaking, people should not attempt to make hand sanitizer at home. There are several risks involved, perhaps most crucially, the use of ingredients that have no effect on the pathogens that cause COVID-19. Using hand sanitizer is a useful...

The ventilator challenge will test ingenuity to the limit

From inventors to academics, carmakers and aerospace companies, a race is under way to build hundreds of thousands of ventilators: the machines that help severely ill coronavirus patients breathe that are in desperately short supply worldwide.The numbers required dwarf the normal...

US approves Abbott’s 5-minute coronavirus test device

Nigeria’s infectious disease czar says facilities for mass testing lacking A new coronavirus test device by Abbott Labs has been issued Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The test, called ID NOW COVID-19, delivers...

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