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Mauritius free of COVID

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Mauritius declared total recoveries from coronavirus infections as
of May 11, 2020.

The island nation’s official COVID-19 page said 322 people had recovered out of the 332 confirmed cases so far. 10 people have since died.

May 11 marked the fifteenth consecutive day that the no new case
was recorded in the country. A lockdown, however, remains in place to contain the possible spread of the virus.

Mauritius becomes the second Africa country to have declared virus-free status after infection. Mauritania weeks ago reported full recoveries (6 recoveries and death at the time), another infection was subsequently recorded.

As of May 12, 2020, Africa’s sole virus-free nation is Mauritius.

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The Federal Government on Tuesday inaugurated the ThisDay Dome
temporary treatment and isolation centre for the management of
COVID-19 cases.

It was gathered that the 300-bed facility with a 54gene laboratory is a private sector-driven initiative donated by a consortium of partners led by the Sahara Energy Group and the This Day Media and Technology Group.

Other key players include the CA-COVID, the AFC, CCECC, NNPC and the CBN.

The Secretary to Government of the Federation (SGF) and chairman of the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 pandemic, Mr Boss Mustapha, who performed the ceremony, noted that COVID-19 has
totally overwhelmed even the best of health systems in the world
necessitating that all developing nations must wake up to the present realities.

Reported by:  Vincent Paul

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