Everything is going so well in the monarchy of Jovenel Moise and Joseph Jouthe to the point that they have not even managed since July 20 to hold a press conference, to explain to the Haitian people the reason for the non-renewal of the health emergency that a decree instituted last March.
Friday July 31, 2020 ((rezonodwes.com)) – Haiti has accumulated until Thursday evening a total of 7412 cases of Covid-19 and 161 deaths, according to the latest report from the Ministry of Health while the de facto PM , Joseph Jouthe announced this week that the renewal of the state of health emergency “ is no longer necessary “.
This figure means an increase of 34 new confirmed cases compared to Wednesday evening , while 4,467 people have overcome the disease since last March, according to health authorities not basing themselves on the results of a second screening test.
Despite the steady increase in the number of cases, officials said that there is a downward trend in the positivity rate, which currently stands at 18%, according to Jacques Boncy, director general of the National Public Health Laboratory.
However, he noted that the spread continues to be a threat to the country. “ The virus is still there “, the doctor said.