Cameroon's PWD Bamenda are set for the Champions League five years after being in the fourth-tier all against a backdrop of political tension and violence.
Friday's African Champions League final between Egyptian giants Al Ahly and Zamalek is the first between clubs from the same country.
William Moss of Johns Hopkins university doesn't expect the vaccines to be available in Africa until late 2021.
The BBC's Anne Soy reports that aid agencies are struggling to cope as refugees continue to arrive.
PM Abiy Ahmed says the military will try not to harm civilians and urged people to stay at home.
With communications largely cut to the Tigray region, both sides in the conflict are trying to control the narrative.