ILIGAN CITY–An unvaccinated abroad Filipino employee (OFW) from Kenya is that this metropolis’s first case of the Omicron variant of COVID-19.
The town’s Emergency Operations Heart mentioned the OFW lives within the village of Del Carmen and arrived right here Dec. 30 after present process isolation in Cebu Metropolis.
The OFW arrived in Cebu through Qatar Airways on Dec. 16 and was instantly swabbed and the take a look at returned a constructive outcome on Dec. 19. The subsequent day, the OFW skilled coughing and fever.
From Dec. 16 to 23, the OFW was quarantined at a lodge and was transferred to a different from Dec. 23 to 30.
The results of genome sequencing got here out on Friday, Jan. 7.
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