March 25, 2020 / 2:54 PM / 8 days ago

Guinea-Bissau confirms first two cases of coronavirus

BISSAU (Reuters) - Guinea-Bissau has registered its first two cases of coronavirus, Prime Minister Nuno Gomes Nabiam said on Wednesday.

The patients are a Congolese U.N. employee and an Indian citizen, and both have been placed in quarantine, he said, adding that public transport would be suspended to limit the spread of the virus.

Reporting by Alberto Dabo; Writing by Alessandra Prentice; Editing by Hugh Lawson

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