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Eritrea to Conduct Random Community Testing for COVID-19

The first phase of tests will be carried out in several sections of Asmara from Sunday, 17th May onwards. Towns and villages in border areas, as well as front-line health workers and other relevant institutions, will also be part and parcel of this first phase testing.

Eritrea to launch random and extensive community testing to better track the spread of COVID-19 in the country in a comprehensive and more reliable manner.

BY HIGH-LEVEL COVID-19 TASK FORCE | STATEMENT

COVID -19 continues to spread at an alarming rate globally since the first outbreak of the disease in December last year. To date, the pandemic has engulfed more than 200 counties and territories infecting more than 4.6 million people and claiming more than 300,000 lives. Continue reading Eritrea to Conduct Random Community Testing for COVID-19