Gambia has registered five new positive cases of deadly coronavirus amid shock.
Today’s situation dampens initial beliefs the virus has been partially conquered in the Gambia after no new positive scenarios emerged the last three weeks.
However, the narrative regarding Covid-19 in the country has taken a shocking shift amid renewed fears over the pandemic.
“A total of 76 new laboratory test results have been received recently, five were positive, one inconclusive and 70 were negative
“Two of the confirmed cases were in quarantine and later on home isolation on account of recent travel from the United Arab Emirates.
“One other confirmed case was in quarantine and also later on home isolation on account of recent travel from United Kingdom
“The remaining two confirmed cases are still in quarantine for being close contacts with the fourth confirmed case,” Health minister Dr Lamin Samateh revealed two hours ago.