No need to place GenSan under ECQ: Lorenzana

GENERAL SANTOS CITY – The National Task Force (NTF) against coronavirus disease (Covid-19) said on Thursday there is no need to place the city under enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) despite the increasing locally transmitted infections. Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana, NTF chairman, said their assessment showed that the Covid-19 figures in the city are “not very alarming” and …

GenSan confirms first Covid-19 case; Soccsksargen now has 13

GENERAL SANTOS CITY — A businessman here who traveled to Davao City last month for a cockfight derby has tested positive for the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19), the first confirmed case in the city. City Mayor Ronnel Rivera said in a video message to the public on Tuesday night that the 59-year-old patient under investigation (PUI) …