Senegal delays schools restart after positive tests
Senegal has postponed the restart of schools until further notice after several teachers tested positive for the coronavirus, the education ministry said late on Monday.
Schools were scheduled to gradually resume on Tuesday, after weeks of shutdown due to the pandemic.
Senegal has recorded 3,739 positive Covid-19 cases since the start of the outbreak, with 43 deaths.
An education ministry statement said teachers tested positive for coronavirus in Ziguinchor, in the Casamance area, south of the country.
It said Senegal’s President Macky…