In this week’s Global COVID-19 Wrap, SABC News captures highlights from the African continent, Europe, Asia and the Americas – as the number of confirmed infections worldwide is currently at over 5.2 Million with 2 Million recoveries and 335 846 deaths.

As of 21 May, South Africa’s confirmed cases are at 19 137 with 8 950 recoveries. Deaths have risen to 369.

On the rest of the continent, 52 African Union Member States have so far reported 100 330 cases, 3101 deaths and 39 416 recoveries.

Below are highlights of COVID-19 stories making headlines across the world: