Africa 54

July 22, 2020 12:30 PM
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On this edition of Africa 54, new data released by U.S. CDC says the actual number of coronavirus could be higher than what has been officially reported; Zimbabwe president says security forces will begin enforcing a dusk-to-dawn curfew to tackle the coronavirus outbreak; Planned blackouts return in South Africa frustrating citizens who are just regrouping after a nearly four-month COVID lockdown; Donald Trump resumes appearances at COVID-19 press briefings delivering his strongest endorsement yet on wearing facial coverings.

A54 Technology: If you have ever dreamed of having a digital clone do your work, a San Francisco technology firm may be able to help. The AI Foundation’s mission is to help us each create our own digital replica. VOA’s Matt Dibble has more.