Africa: Exiting Lockdown - What Will Work for Africa? – AuthenticAfrican

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[allAfrica] Dakar and Cape Town -It is estimated that one full month of lockdown across Africa during the COVID-19 outbreak costs the region about 2.5% of its annual GDP. But how do countries safely exit the lockdown phase? Governments now have to grapple with how to move away from measures - whether partial or total - while continuing to stop the spread of the novel coronavirus.