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Making sense of Ethiopia and Africa’s baffling COVID-19 rates

Developing African countries like Ethiopia that have shaky healthcare systems and less ability for social distancing seemed ripe for disaster as COVID-19 spread round the world. But so far African countries have generally fared far better than more developed, richer countries, experiencing a much lower rate of infections and deaths from the virus. What is going on?

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