Covid-19 continues to hit South Africa worse than any other country on the continent, with more than 111,000 cases of coronavirus and 2,000 deaths. Hospitals are still understaffed and medical workers are the worst affected. Our correspondents spoke to nurses who protested for more equipment. Meanwhile, Sudan has also been fighting the virus and pharmacies are reporting lack of basic medicines. Finally, the French fleet has been working with shipping services in West Africa to restrict drug trafficking and piracy. Our correspondents gained access to a ship in the Ivory Coast.