Africa 54

April 06, 2020 12:30 PM
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On this edition of Africa 54, Britain Prime Minister Boris Johnson remains hospitalized after being admitted for additional testing; Former Libyan rebel prime minister during the 2011 revolution, Mahmoud Jibril, dies after contracting the coronavirus; Aid organizations struggle to keep supplies and personnel moving through the African continent; Scientists say Covid-19 likely originated through "animal-to-human" transmission at a wild animal market in Wuhan, China.

A54 Sports: The global coronavirus pandemic has shut down virtually all professional sports, leaving a major hole in the lives of fans around the world. One big exception is baseball in South Korea. Some Korean teams are broadcasting practice games on YouTube.