Coronavirus cases in Libya increase to 60, recoveries to 15
The Libyan National Center for Disease Control recorded Thursday a new Coronavirus case, bringing the total number to 60 across the country.
The National Center for Disease Control said in a statement that it had conducted 97 tests, and only one person tested positive for COVID-19.
Meanwhile, the rising number of cases came as recovered cases reached 15, while deaths from the pandemic had registered only one case.
In the meantime, Libya’s Government of National Accord started a total lockdown and extended the curfew hours to become 24 since last Friday for 10 days, in an attempt to prevent the spread of the Coronavirus in the country.
How to submit an Op-Ed: Libyan Express accepts opinion articles on a wide range of topics. Submissions may be sent to email@example.com. Please include ‘Op-Ed’ in the subject line.
- Haftar to fly to the US with family, pretending it’s a Libyan official visit - September 13, 2021
- Haftar hires ex-Clinton aide, ex-Republican leader to lobby Washington for Libya elections’ run - September 09, 2021
- Al-Saadi Gaddafi, late dictator’s son, released from Libyan prison - September 06, 2021