Source: Agenzia Fides – MIL OSI
Headline: AFRICA/CONGO – “Something evil can lead to a good thing” says a Congolese priest who describes the religious and social situation caused by Covid-19
Brazzaville – “Something evil can lead to a good thing” writes to Fides Don Armand Brice Ibombo, priest and teacher in the Republic of Congo, in describing the consequences of the pandemic due to Covid-19 in his Country. In Congo Brazzaville the first cases were reported on March 14th. Immediately after “the period of health emergency begins, with the closure of the places that can favor the development of the virus, such as schools, offices, places of worship, restaurants, stadiums, etc.” recalls Don Ibombo. “In his message of March 28 the President of the Republic, decreed the state of health emergency, with the obligation of confinement at home and a curfew from 8 pm to 5 am”.