Senegal’s quiet COVID success: Test results in 24 hours, temperature checks at every store, no fights over masks (USA Today)

USA Today: Senegal’s quiet COVID success: Test results in 24 hours, temperature checks at every store, no fights over masks. “COVID-19 test results come back within 24 hours – or even faster. Hotels have been transformed into quarantine units. Scientists are racing to develop a cutting-edge, low-cost ventilator. This isn’t the pandemic response in South Korea, New Zealand or another country held up as a model of coronavirus containment success. It’s Senegal, a west African country with a fragile health care system, a scarcity of hospital beds and about seven doctors for every 100,000 people.”

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