Mar 10, 2021, 12:37 PM
The Ministry of Health has issued a press release imposing a three thousand dalasi charge on every intending traveler requiring a covid-19 test certificate effect from 11 March 2021.
Dr. Samateh, on Tuesday’s press briefing said that 33 new laboratory test results received were all tested negative for covid-19
He further said that of those, 32 are results of new tests conducted and one being the result of a repeat test on the only active case, adding that 10 new persons (8 Gambians, one Senegalese and one Guinean taken into quarantine on account of travelling into country from Senegal.
According to Dr. Samateh, currently they have 89 people on quarantine, adding that a total of 456 tests were conducted and 10 were positive.
“At least 297 people completed quarantine, 645 recovered and 310 people completed follow-ups,” he said.
He revealed that Senegal recorded 736 confirmed cases, 284 recoveries and 9 deaths.
Meanwhile, Senegalese Ministry of Health yesterday reported 87 positive cases of covid-19, bringing the total number to 823, with 296 recoveries and 517 under treatment.
A research conducted by the Epidemiology and Disease Control Unit under the Ministry of Health (MoH), has revealed series of cases Acute Kidney Injury (AKI) among under 5 children in The Gambia
President Adama Barrow over the weekend commissioned a newly installed $28.4M power plant in Brikama, West Coast Region, The commissioning of the 20MW power plant was part of activities making the country’s 56 Independence Anniversary.