University of Yaoundé 1 partially suspend classes to avoid the spread of Corona Virus.
Written by Jeremiah Ngwa on 17 March 2020
The Rector of The University of Yaoundé 1 has decided to partially suspend Classes and other related activities to avoid the spread of the deadly virus Covid-19.
A meeting held yesterday March 16th between the rector of the University, his close collaborators and Virologists was aimed at bringing solutions to fight against the pandemic. They unanimously decided to partially suspend classes in the institution from March 17th to April 13th 2020.
Everyone is called on to respect basic hygiene prescribe by the World Health Organisation to stop the spread of the Virus.
Cameroon has recorded five cases in two weeks. The first two patients tested positive are now healed according to state media CRTV.
Les deux premières personnes testées positives au #coronavirus au #Cameroun sont guéries. Elles sont maintenues sous surveillance médicale pour une période déterminée. Source: Directeur de la lutte contre la maladie au Ministère de la Santé Publique. pic.twitter.com/uwTFaOSNwN
— CRTVweb (@CRTV_web) March 16, 2020
The Prime minister will this morning chair a crisis meeting related to the management of the pandemic in Cameroon.
Call the numer 1510 for any suspected case around you.