Strange as it may sound, while the world battles with the ravaging spread of coronavirus, there are not less than 20 countries on the globe that are yet to record a single case of the disease either as suspected or confirmed.
The nations and territories not yet affected by the virus are drawn from continents and territories like Africa, Asia and Oceania.
However, it must be said that while these countries have no mention of cases in their borders, the governments have put in place precautionary measures in case of any possible outbreak.
There is no doubt that the global statistics on the virus are alarming with Italy being the epicentre of the disease in Europe.
While these countries have no mention of cases in their borders, the governments have put in place precautionary measures in case of any possible outbreak.
Below is a full list of countries that have remained untouched by the plague:
- Sao Tome
- Sierra Leone
- South Sudan
- North Korea
- Solomon Islands
- Kribati, Micronesia
- Marshall Islands
Territories in the world that have not been affected by the disease are Guam, Northern Marianna Islands, American Samoa, Cook Islands, Wallis and Futuna, Niue, and Tokelau.