08 March 2020 – Concerts and other public events postponed in Kigali

Type of Intervention: Executive Order
Sectors Involved: Civil Defence, Executive Office, Local Government, Media/Arts/Culture
Intervention Categories: Social and physical distancing measures; Gatherings, businesses, and services
Level of Jurisdiction: City – Kigali
Lead People/Agency: The City of Kigali

Overview: The postponement of concerts and other public gatherings
Full details here: https://www.kigalicity.gov.rw/index.php?id=131&tx_news_pi1%5Bnews%5D=84&tx_news_pi1%5Bcontroller%5D=News&tx_news_pi1%5Baction%5D=detail&cHash=00839f2d99149a7e8517d27caf30985c

Type of Justification: Advice of INTERNAL government advisory committee or group
Source of Evidence or Justification: National – government
Evidence/Justification: Reference is made to the Public Notice from The Prime Minister Office, released on 6th March 2020, on the prevention and mitigation of Coronavirus (COVID-19) transmission, on the point where it is mentioned that ‘The Ministry of Health and other relevant institutions will continue to work on the adequate strategies in the prevention and fight against the epidemic’,