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South Sudan Vice President Riek Machar and wife Test positive for Coronavirus

South Sudan Vice President Riek Machar and his wife Angelina Teny have tested positive for coronavirus, his office said in a statement on Monday.

It also said that “a number of his office staff and bodyguards” had also tested positive for Covid-19.

This came as a result of the testing done by members of the High Level Task force on Wednesday, 13 May 2020. The results were declared today, Monday, 18 May, 2020.