01 February 2020 – Surveillance at DRC border strengthened, citizens advised to observe hygienic practices

Type of Intervention: Advisory, Specific Action
Sectors Involved: Health
Intervention Categories: International travel measures
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency: Government

Overview: Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of the Interior indicated that the level of surveillance at border posts is reinforced. The Congolese are invited to strictly respect the rules of hygiene and to refrain from traveling to China until further notice.
Full details here: https://www.primature.cd/public/2020/02/01/aucun-cas-de-coronavirus-enregistre-en-rdc-la-surveillance-aux-postes-frontieres-renforcee/

Type of Justification: No justification given