Praia, Jul 1 (Inforpress) – From today is required the COVID-19 vaccination certificate with the 3rd dose or PCR negative test performed in the previous 72 hours, antigen test in the 48 hours or recovery certificate for inter-island travel.
This decision came out of the Councils of Ministers and announced in June, by the Government spokesman, Filomena Gonçalves, who at the time said that this measure was taken based on the analysis made by the National Health Directorate, taking into account the increase in the COVID-19 cases registered in the different municipalities of the country.
“Given that the main indicators at national level have recorded in recent days an increase in RT transmissibility index in the order of 1.52, above 1 as recommended, and the cumulative incidence rate at national level have increased from 19 to 68 per 100.000 inhabitants, above the threshold of 25 per 100.000 inhabitants,” he said at the time.
The Government, according to the Minister, believes that the evolution of the epidemiological framework has registered at national level requires the adoption of measures to promote the strengthening of the level of safety and health protection.
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