The national health response coordination informed Thursday that 26 new cases of Covid-19 have been detected in Chari Baguirmi (out of a total of 168 samples analyzed). She said they are all located in the same focus of infection.
“All measures have been taken to isolate this home and prevent any external propagation”, informs the coordinator Pr. Choua Ouchemi.
According to him, “Other analyzes are underway to identify possible cases of contamination at this site.”
The coordination calls on the population for more discipline and a heightened sense of responsibility in order to stop the spread of the disease.
According to MP Saleh Kebzabo, it is more precisely the Koudalwa oil site where an outbreak of Covid-19 was detected. 10 Chinese nationals are said to test positive.
The number of confirmed cases since March 19, 2020 is 915, including 229 women in 15 provinces.