Tanzania leader says virus cases down despite U.S. warning
May 17, 2020
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Tanzanian President John Magufuli has said prayers have succeeded in reducing the number of COVID-19 cases in the country, despite the American embassy recently warning that "all evidence points to exponential growth of the epidemic" in the country's largest city.
Magufuli said during a church service Sunday that if the trend of declining cases of the disease caused by the coronavirus continues this week he will open schools, universities and sports events.
The Tanzanian government has not released any data on COVID-19 cases for more than two weeks, so there are no...