Equatorial Guinea sacks WHO rep over coronavirus statistics

Equatorial Guinea sacks WHO rep over coronavirus statistics

Equatorial Guinea joins Burundi within the league of nations which have requested World Health Organization, WHO, nation representatives to depart.

The AFP information company reported the event citing a doc from the overseas ministry and a supply on the UN well being company The order to depart is allied to COVID-19 statistics.

Representative Triphonie Nkurunziza is accused of “falsifying” the nation’s tally of coronavirus circumstances. Dr Nkurunziza nonetheless stays in Malabo for now as a result of there are not any outbound flights.

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“We don’t have a problem with the WHO, we have a problem with the WHO’s representative in Malabo,” Prime Minister Pascual Obama Asue, informed the Senate late final week

AFP quotes a supply on the UN workplace within the capital, Malabo, as saying: “The government has asked her to go, we have received a document – she is accused of falsifying COVID-19 figures”.

Confirmed circumstances = 1,306


Deaths = 12


Recoveries = 200


Active circumstances = 1,094

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