The number of Coronavirus cases continues to rise globally, as scientists continue to search for the a vaccine amid a pandemic.

This week,  we look at the number of vaccines in development around the world; the number of sites and beds reserved for COVID-19 patients; the number of people affected by the use of tobacco globally; the amount of time given to the South African government to address lockdown regulations which have been found to be unconstitutional and invalid; and the number of people infected globally and in Africa.