Aug 14, 2020, 11:48 AM
The Gambia recorded it highest number of death cases due to coivd-19 with 10 new casualties yesterday, bringing the total registered by the country to 43- a crude case-fatality ratio of 2.8%, health officials reveal.
There is no new COVID-related death officially recorded meaning the number is still 96.
The country currently has 1,835 COVID-19 patients who are in treatment or self-isolation (active cases).
At least 44 people are in quarantine, while 281 new discharges from treatment (recoveries).
Meanwhile, the Senegalese Ministry of Health yesterday registered 55 positive cases of covid-19, bringing the total number of infections to 13,611 positive cases, 9, 439 recoveries, 284 deaths and 3,887 under treatment.
SOS Children’s Village in partnership with Kanifing Municipal Council with funding from the German Federal Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) on Tuesday launched a national project worth over D42M.
Banjul, The Gambia 5 May 2020 — Soon after President Adama Barrow’s national address on his government’s Covid-19 Emergency Food Aid amounting to over D700M at McCarthy Square on Sunday, 26 April, 2020, the distribution has since begun across the entire nation as hundreds of truck-loads leave McCarthy Square daily.