Apr 7, 2020, 1:14 PM
Senegalese President Macky Sall addressed the nation on Friday 3 April 2020; the eve of the country’s 60th independence anniversary, outlining some economic measures regarding the fight against covid-19 pandemic.
At least 3000 people have been quarantined, with 194 patients having recovered, two deaths and 138 treated.
Meanwhile the Senegalese government has disbursed 145,000 tonnes of basic commodities to the populace.
President Macky Sall’s Cabinet on Wednesday asked banks and landlords to be lenient with their customers and tenants respectively during the pandemic.
No tenant should be given notice to quit his or her residence, the Cabinet declared.
The Senegalese media yesterday reported that 16 Senegalese living in New York have died from the covid-19.
As President Adama Barrow continues his Meet the People’s Tour in the Central River Region (CRR), local dwellers in the region have raised concern over what they described as poor road network, acute water shortages and lack of electricity supply that continue to grip most of the communities in the region.
ECOWAS Secretariat in a just ended meeting has mandated all ECOWAS member states to reopen their airports and seaports by the 31st July, 2020.
Nelly Mukazariye, the Rwanda Convention Bureau Boss is confirmed as one of the speakers at the 16th edition of Akwaaba African Travel Market MICE Recovery Virtual Conference