The total number of COVID-19 cases on the continent is 15,249, with the death toll up to 816 and recoveries at 2,895, Anadolu news agency reported.
The 10 countries with the highest number of infections, fatalities, and recoveries are as follows:
South Africa: 2,272 cases, 27 deaths
Egypt: 2,190 cases, 164 deaths
Algeria: 1,914 cass, 293 deaths
Morocco: 1,763 cases, 126 deaths
Cameroon: 820 cases, 12 deaths
Tunisia: 726 cases, 34 deaths
Ivory Coast: 626 cases, 6 deaths
Ghana: 566 cases, 8 deaths
Niger: 548 cases, 13 deaths
Burkina Faso: 515 cases, 28 deaths
Since emerging in China last December, the novel coronavirus has spread to 200 countries and regions, with Europe and the US being the worst-hit areas.
More than 1.92 million cases have now been reported worldwide, with the death toll at almost 120,000 and nearly 458,000 recoveries, according to data collated by the US-based Johns Hopkins University.
Most people who contract COVID-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus, suffer only mild symptoms and go on to make full recoveries.