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Gov’t imposes 21-day curfew from today

Aug 6, 2020, 10:04 AM

The government of The Gambia has imposed curfew amid rising cases of covid-19 in the country, Ebrima Sankareh, the government spokesperson told GRTS yesterday.

The curfew that will last for 21 days; starts from Thursday 6 August, 2020. It begins from 10 p.m. and ends at 5 a.m. spokesperson told GRTS yesterday.

Anyone found wanting will pay a price of D5000.

Meanwhile, markets will open from 6 a.m. to 2 p.m. as all public gatherings are declared banned.

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