Amhara Fano, Abiy Ahmed, Takele Uma, Debretsion, Tigrai. | EthioInfo Daily News Mar 24, 2020
Today’s announcement comes a day after the regional state council meet yesterday and passed the decision to declare a state of emergency in the region.
Accordingly, Tigray regional state has banned all travels within the regional state for the coming 15 days. It has also banned social activities such as weddings and other festivities which will cause a mass gathering of people as well as market gatherings. The regional media said more details will be released shortly.
On March 24 Ethiopia has confirmed its 12th case after the first case was confirmed on March 12, 2020. So far, there is no officially confirmed case outside of Addis Abeba.
Yesterday, Ethiopian Public Health Institute (EPHI) said that laboratory results from 106 suspected cases of have returned negative.
- Ethiopian News