Madagascar has sacked its Minister of Well being, Ahmad Ahmad as coronavirus spreads within the nation.
That is coming a month after Ahmad had an issue with the President for in search of exterior assist for coronavirus.
Madagascar noticed COVID-19 circumstances rise in July regardless of an official marketing campaign to advertise a controversial natural drink touted as a treatment for the virus.
Minister Ahmad had written a letter to worldwide brokers asking for medical tools after hospitals within the nation raised concern about lack of beds.
The transfer angered President Andry Rajoelina who stated the Minister had acted “with out consulting” both the federal government or head of state.
His sack was introduced on Thursday as President Rajoelina reshuffles his cupboard.
“Jean Louis Hanitrala Rakotovao has been named new well being minister,” cupboard secretary Valery Ramonjavelo advised a press convention, with out giving particulars concerning the change.