COVID-19 in Africa | Study confirms pregnant women at high risk

In Sub-Saharan Africa, pregnant women hospitalised with COVID-19 are dying at a far greater rate than any other demographic. This was revealed in a new multicentre study across six African countries. The findings confirm pregnant people should be prioritised for Covid-19 vaccinations. The lead author of the study and our INTEREST ICC member, Professor Jean Nachega, explains more in the video.