Another head of state infected! Algeria’s Prime Minister is confirmed to be in quarantine for 7 days after only 7 days in office

Another head of state has been diagnosed! The Algerian official media said that the Prime Minister Ayman Benabderrahmane, who has just taken office, has been infected with Wuhan pneumonia (new coronavirus disease, COVID-19).

According to Reuters, Algerian Prime Minister Ayman Benabderrahmane has been in office for only seven days and has just formed a new cabinet when he is rumored to be suffering from Wuhan pneumonia, official media said, Benabderrahmane will be isolated for seven days and will handle political affairs in a remote office. Algeria’s President Abdelmadjid Tebboune has ordered the reintroduction of social distancing and masking measures as well as accelerated vaccination.

So far, 145,296 cases have been diagnosed in the North African country of Algeria, of which 3,824 have died.