Somalia imposes curfew to curb COVID-19 pandemic

A picture of the map of Africa outlining some of the countries that have confirmed cases of Covid-19./WHO

Somalia’s government has imposed a night curfew in the country’s capital of Mogadishu in a bid to curb the spread of the coronavirus, according to local news outlets.

The curfew will commence from 15th April 2020, and will be imposed from the hours of 8pm to 5 am. 

The restrictions come after two deaths and over twenty COVID-19 cases were recorded.