09 April 2020 – Common border with Kenya and Ethiopia closed

Type of Intervention: Executive Order, Specific Action
Sectors Involved: Immigration
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency: Acting governor of Gedo

Overview: Common border with Kenya and Ethiopia closed
Full details here: https://www.garoweonline.com/en/news/somalia/somalia-closes-land-border-with-kenya-to-rein-in-coronavirus-cases

Type of Justification: Perception of an increased threat
Evidence/Justification: Fear of increased spread of Covid-19