COVID19: Senegal hailed for championing affordable approach to contain spread


Senegal has been praised for its novel approach on handling the global pandemic Covid19 and this approach is obviously yielding the needed results until a COVID-19 vaccine is ready.

Part of the  measures been put in place to contain the spread of Covid19 in that West African Country is by testing every citizen of the country either they show symptoms of the deadly disease or not.

The country has also developed one of the world’s most affordable coronavirus testing kits, which costs $1 (N360.50) each, $60 (N2,163) 3D printed ventilators as a strategy to flatten the curve.

Zino Magazine gathers that Senegal has one of the highest coronavirus recovery rates in the world. It has the largest recovery in Africa and the third in the world.