Messages of unity and solidarity with people combating the
pandemic had been projected on to Giza’s Excellent Pyramid by Egypt’s federal government on
“Thank you to these preserving us safe”, “Stay
at home” and “Stay safe”, mentioned the messages in Arabic and
Egypt has the highest coronavirus demise toll in Africa – a
complete of 41 men and women have died of the virus there. It has the next-maximum
variety of verified cases – 656 – just after South Africa, which has 1,326.
To restrict the spread of the virus the Egyptian authorities
have closed vacationer and religious web-sites, as nicely as faculties and universities.
There is also a night time-time curfew.
Tourism and Antiquities Minister Khaled al-Anani instructed reporters in Giza: “The tourism sector is 1 of the most afflicted industries, but our precedence is wellbeing.”