Cameroon COVID-19 survivor battles stigma via social media

Cameroon COVID-19 survivor battles stigma via social media

In parts of sub-Saharan Africa, surviving COVID-19 also means fighting stigma. A number of countries from Ghana to Kenya and Nigeria have recorded incidents of survivors being stigmatized.

Over in Cameroon, one such survivor is on a mission to lead the fight against stigma. Ekane Anicet has decided to share his experience to spread awareness about the illness.

“People are scared, people didn’t think COVID-19 could touch them. In fact, what frightens people is the images from the West where the…
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Tecla Chandata

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