As of 5 p.m. on March 28, there were over 127 million coronavirus cases globally, with the death toll reaching 2.7 million, according to John Hopkins University. The good news is that there are over 102 million recoveries.
The United States is leading the world in both COVID-19 infections and fatalities, with over 30 million confirmed cases and over 562,000 deaths.
China’s national health authority said over 100 million vaccine doses were administered domestically by Saturday.
Facebook has frozen the page of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro for violating policies against spreading COVID-19 misinformation. In the page, he promoted a remedy he claims, without evidence, can cure the disease.
The WHO urged countries to donate COVID-19 vaccines to inoculate the most vulnerable in 20 poorer nations after India, a key supplier to the agency’s COVAX vaccine-sharing program, said it was prioritizing local needs.