The World Health Organisation African Region says the continent is in the midst of a full-blown Covid-19 third wave. This as in 22 of Africa’s 54 nations cases rose by over 20-percent in the week ending on the 13th of this month while deaths rose by nearly 15-percent. The WHO’s Matshidiso Moeti says the continent’s vaccine rollout is picking up speed though with over five-million doses administered in the past five days, compared with around 3.5-million doses per week for the past three weeks.