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Sun, 16 Aug 2020 10:10 - Updated Sun, 16 Aug 2020 10:10

Covid-19: Cabinda with epidemiological situation under control

Cabinda - Health authorities in northern Cabinda province said that the epidemiological situation of covid-19 in the region is under control, despite 18 positive cases, including 2 detected in Luanda.

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Partial view of Cabinda city

Photo: Pedro João

The  control over pandemic is owed to the measures taken by the local Commission for Response to Pandemic, aimed to halt the spread of more cases throughout the region.     

At this time the local health officials are engaged in active search of positive cases, the Commission’s spokesperson, Rubem Fátima, told a press conference at the local airport.

Efforts include working on identifying homes and families believed to contain the patients with positive cases, to ensure greater control of the disease.

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