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Senegal confirms 67 new cases of covid-19

May 4, 2020, 1:02 PM

The Senegalese Ministry of Health yesterday announced 67 positive cases of covid-29, bringing the total number to 1,182; 372 recoveries, 9 deaths and 800 under treatment.

Students taking exams in Senegal will resume classes on June 2nd.

Meanwhile, President Macky Sall has extended the state of emergency to 2 June 2020.

Africa has registered 42,769 cases and 1,759 dead.

In the world 3.44 million affected and registered 244,000 dead, 1.1 million recovered.

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Barrow calls for Unity in Guinea Bissau
Oct 23, 2020, 11:23 AM

State House, Banjul, 21 October 2020: His Excellency, Adama Barrow has called on the people of Guinea Bissau to reconcile and rally behind His Excellency Umaro Sissoco Embalo to develop their country. President Barrow made the remarks at a welcoming ceremony held in his honour at the Bissau Airport on his first official visit to the country. 

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Gov’t launches Business Environment Reform Programme
Jun 15, 2020, 11:59 AM

State House, Banjul, June 12, 2020 – The National Business Council, chaired by His Excellency President Adama Barrow, today June 12, 2020, launched the Business Environment Reform programme at a meeting held at the State House.

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Gorgi Mboob’s suspension extended
Sep 3, 2020, 12:03 PM

The commander of the Anti-Crime Unit (ACU) of The Gambia Police, Gorgi Mboob’s suspension (administrative leave) has been extended for an additional 14 days as investigations into his alleged torture continue.

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Gambia covid-19 cases surge with 131 recorded
Aug 13, 2020, 11:27 AM

Gambia’s coronavirus cases have continued to surge as the Health Ministry recorded 131 new cases of coronavirus with one death on Wednesday, bringing the total number of covid-19 cases to 1,477 with 33 deaths overall.