Ministry points advisory urging Emiratis in affected nations to take precautions

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Revealed: Sat 1 Apr 2023, 10:40 PM

Final up to date: Sat 1 Apr 2023, 11:17 PM

The UAE’s Ministry of International Affairs and Worldwide Cooperation (MoFAICUAE) has posted a journey advisory for residents and has beneficial in opposition to journey to Equatorial Guinea and Tanzania as a result of outbreak of Marburg virus.

Taking to Twitter, the ministry urged residents to postpone journey to those two African nations for their very own security.

The ministry has referred to as on residents who’re dwelling or are on a go to to the 2 nations to take precautions and observe the security directions issued by the competent authorities.

Equatorial Guinea and Tanzania are going through outbreaks of the Marburg virus, a extremely infectious and lethal illness just like Ebola, following the deaths of not less than 9 individuals, the World Well being Group (WHO) mentioned earlier.