African Women’s Diplomatic Group praises Qatar’s efforts to contain Covid-19 spread Mar 27, 2020 0 2004 12345 CATHERINE W GICHUKI DOHAThe African Women’s Diplomatic Group has praised the precautionary measures taken by Qatar to prevent the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19).In a statement, President of African Women’s Diplomatic Group Anika Moosa, who is the spouse of the Ambassador of South Africa to Qatar, said the measures put in place by Qatar are exceptionally good.“We write to commend the Government of Qatar for doing an exceptionally sterling job to keep the residents of Qatar safe during this trying time. We also want to appeal to our fellow residents for continued compliance with the government’s pronouncements on the corona virus pandemic,” she said.The group applauded the government for putting in place policies and action plans to ensure the practice of social distancing and emphasise the need for good personal hygiene habits. “We all know these are the key actions needed to stop the coronavirus from spreading and to flatten the curve of its infection. We also thank the government for the excellent care that has been provided to those who have been affected,” she continued.The group also urged fellow residents to help one another. “Now, more than ever, is the time that we need to find our humanity and assist those in need, the best way possible, without compromising government’s guidelines for social distancing,” she said.“We pray that Allah the Almighty takes away the coronavirus from the world; only Allah the Almighty can do it,” the statement added. Pages 12 RELATED ARTICLES MoPH organises first training workshop for volunteers of ‘For Qatar’ campaign Mar 27, 2020 0 533 Impregnable Guard 2020 drill concludes Mar 27, 2020 0 161 QFFD supports construction of kidney care hospital in Ethiopia Mar 27, 2020 0 156 Amir sends congratulations to president of Bangladesh The Amir HH Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al Thani sent on Thursday a cable of congratulations to President of Bangladesh Mohammad Abdul Hamid on the occasion of his country’s Independence Day. (QNA) Deputy Amir sends .. ADD brief Amir sends condolences to Sudan’s president of Sovereign Council The Amir HH Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al Thani on Thursday sent a cable of condolences to President of the Sovereign Council of Sudan Lieutenant-General .. Doha Municipality closes 47 food outlets Doha Municipality has carried out inspection of food establishments in various regions, resulting in the closure of 47 food outlets. As many as 132 notices were also issued for violation of Law No. 8 of 1990 on food ..