Eritrean MOH Coronavirus  Preventive Measures and Quarantine Period

Eritrean MOH Coronavirus  Preventive Measures and Quarantine Period



Feb 29, 2020: Eritrea Ministry of Health Enhancing a Protection Methodology over Coronavirus Epidemic. The ministry introduced a 14 day quarantine Period.



Dr. Andebrhan Tesfatsion also indicated that the Ministry of Health in cooperation with partners is conducting rigorous screening on passengers at the Asmara International Airport, has established quarantine center at Villaggio Community Hospital and is advising nationals that are in China for various reasons to contact the Eritrean Embassy in that country.









Eritrea: 5 Italian Teachers in Quarantine as a Measure for Coronavirus Precaution 



Software Translation from Italian



“We are fine, we understand that Eritrea protects public health”



Rome, March 3 (askanews) – “We are a group of 5 teachers who work in the Italian school of Asmara. Together with us the manager and the adult son of a colleague, we were placed in quarantine as soon as we arrived at the airport.”



Our return to Eritrea occurred to resume our service. “We were informed by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, that the quarantine was in effect in order to protect the country’s public health “.



The teachers of the Italian school say that they were placed in quarantine for the coronavirus on their return from Italy to Eritrea. ”The facility that welcomes us is on the outskirts of Asmara and was a clinic. The rooms are sufficiently clean but the toilets lacking as a little widespread in the city. We have a constant supply of electricity and the water is supplied daily. The staff equipped with masks, gloves and overalls is friendly, welcoming and helpful. We are treated with kindness and respect. Meals are abundant and regular.



We can be contacted on Eritrean mobile numbers at any time and by anyone who wishes to. ““The Ambassador of Italy to Eritrea and all the diplomatic staff made themselves available to us, satisfying all our requests and coming personally to visit. Although we are all in excellent health, we understand and share the need to protect public health.



We thank the Eritrean institutions and our Embassy who are doing everything possible to make our stay as comfortable as possible “.