On the African continent, Corona case numbers are higher than at any time since the beginning of the pandemic. The situation in South Africa is particularly tense. Together with other organizations, Mission 21 has signed an appeal for intercessions for the people on the ground.
Dealing with the Corona pandemic poses major challenges for South Africa. Many people have lost their livelihoods due to the lockdown and are starving. Pastor Godfrey Cunningham, president of the Moravian Church in South Africa since 2016, reports increasing poverty and violence.