Aug 28, 2020, 12:19 PM
The country has registered 35 new coronavirus confirmed cases with no death, bringing the total of country’s infections 2,743.
According to them, this represents a 2.2% test positivity rate (8 out of 358 total tests performed).
The median age of the new cases is 33 years (range: 16 to 62 years).
“The 358 new laboratory test results received (46 from MRC and 312 from NPHL). No new test returned indeterminant / inconclusive.”
“Out of the 323 passengers recently brought by 2 SN Brussels flights, 5 were taken into quarantine for not being in possession of valid negative COVID-19
PCR test certificates.”
“Ten new COVID-19 patients newly recovered and got discharged. The country currently has 5 people in quarantine, 14 active cases and a crude
case-fatality ratio of 3.3%.”
Meanwhile, the Senegalese Ministry of Health yesterday reported 18 new cases, bringing the total number to 16, 107 cases with 15, 627 recoveries, 333 deaths and 146 under treatment.
The leader of the Gambia Moral Congress (GMC) party, Mai Ahmad Fatty has responded to government’s warning against covid-19 violation and said the warning on covid-19 violation from government is one of the most “senile and hypocritical public notice so far.”
The University of The Gambia (UTG) has for the first time conferred doctorate degree PhD to the first cohort of home grown students during its 13th Convocation ceremony held on Saturday at QCity in Biljilo.