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Covid-19 update: Senegal reports 89 positive cases

May 5, 2020, 1:05 PM

Senegalese Ministry of Health yesterday reported 89 positive bringing the total number of 1271 positive cases, 415 recovered, 10 deaths and 845 under treatment. Senegal has registered the highest number in the sub-region.

Lesotho is the only African country that has not registered COVID-19.

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5626 internally displaced amid Senegalese military operation in Cassamance
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At least 5626 Gambians have been internally displaced across the Fonis near the Gambia-Cassamance borders as Senegalese military operations against the MFDC intensify.

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Local fisher-folk associations poised to defend interest
Dec 17, 2020, 11:44 AM

The Association of All Fishermen Cooperative of The Gambia (AFRICOSA) recently convened a dialogue to discuss challenges faced by the local artisanal fishermen amid the establishment of fishmeal factories.

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Fatou Mass outlines 5 points for gov’t to harness to combat effect of covid-19 on hospitality industry
May 7, 2020, 11:33 AM

Chairperson of The Gambia Hotel Association (GHA) Fatou Mass Jobe has proposed a five-point plan designed by GHA and TTAG for government to tackle in combating the devastating effect of covid-19 on the hospitality and allied sectors.

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Covid-19: Gambia registers 1 new death
Sep 28, 2020, 11:29 AM

The Gambia registered one new covid-19 related death, bringing the total deaths to 111 - a crude case-fatality ratio of 3.1%.