Via Guinéenews.org: Prevention against haemorrhagic fever: Governor Labe prohibits shows-reactions. Excerpt from a lightly edited Google translation:
After the cancellation of major concerts and other mass demonstrations in the capital Conakry, inland just follow suit. Sunday evening the Governor of the administrative region of Labe through a statement read on local radio stations (public and private) has prohibited the holding of shows in his region.
According to the statement of Mr Sadio Keita, who arrived Monday morning to regional writing Guineenews.org , this decision is related to viral haemorrhagic fever that is raging in our country. This would be a preventive measure to limit the spread of this disease that has already claimed several lives including Forest and Conakry.
Immediately taken, citizen reaction was swift.
This is a welcome decision proclaims student at the University Centre Labe Diouldé Bah. "I thank the Governor for this responsible decision. You know even though the city of Labe is not yet affected by this disease, it is advisable to go through all means to prevent the danger facing our city daily, as we like to say, prevention is better than cure," he has said.
The side of the developers, the disappointment is readable on faces. One of them briefly agreed to answer our questions, under cover of anonymity. "We are really disappointed, really. It was time to inform us. Now, we were engulfed millions in these shows. I think authorities should give us some time since the city of Labe is not affected, "he says.
In addition, all representatives of agencies shows and local developers were invited to a small meeting Monday at 10 am in the governorate of Labe. And prefects, sub-prefects and mayors of the administrative region of Labe are also invited to ensure strict compliance with this decision.