State media showed Xi, wearing a mask, speaking via video-link to frontline medical workers and patients at one of the field hospitals set up in the city....
South Africa confirmed its first case last week, and now a total of seven people have tested positive.
“How did it come to $600,000 from $61,800?” asked one of the students.
Eleven ambulances are on standby to transport suspected cases to the appropriate level of care.
Olalekan is among the 3,000 to 4,000 African students in Wuhan, capital of central China's Hubei Province, which is home to a number of prestigious universities...
People have been instructed to say in their homes, but some ignore the risk of infection and venture out to help.
As the epicentre of the spread of the virus, Wuhan, a city in Hubei province, has been the worst affected so far.
Acting with a high sense of responsibility to people's health, the Chinese government has taken the most comprehensive and strict prevention and control...
"Our greatest concern is the potential for the virus to spread to countries with weaker health systems," says WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus.
Most of the 170 who have died were in Wuhan, but officials have confirmed multiple deaths elsewhere, including the first in the capital Beijing.
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