Tag: rwanda biomedical center

Rwanda steps up efforts to contain COVID-19

With seven cases of coronavirus confirmed in Rwanda, the government has stepped up measures to contain its spread. CNBC Africa’s Tesi Kaven had a conversation with Noella Bigirimana, member of the COVID-19 Task Force in Rwanda and Strategic Advisor to Director General at Rwanda Biomedical Center joins CNBC Africa for more.

How Rwanda plans to deal with Coronavirus outbreak

Earlier this week, Cote d'Ivoire confirmed to have in quarantine what is being suspected to be the first Coronavirus case in Africa. The spread of the virus has prompted proactive measures from African governments. CNBC Africa’s Arnold Kwizera spoke to Dr. Jose Nyamusore from the Rwanda Biomedical Center for more.