Update: A total of 23242 tests were conducted in the last 24 hours. There are 1716 new cases of COVID-19. Regrettably, we report 40 more COVID-19 related deaths & send our condolences to the loved ones. Frequent cleaning of surfaces is a key tool in fighting COVID-19.Distributed by APO Group on behalf of National Institute for Communicable Diseases, South Africa (NICD).Media filesDownload logo
Download logoThe Ministry of Health would like to update the general public that seven (7) frontline health workers have tested positive for COVID-19 in Uganda. The confirmed cases include: 3 nurses, 2 doctors and 2 senior level staff. They have all been admitted to Entebbe Grade B and Mulago National Specialized Hospital and are in stable condition. A team of experts specialized in Infection, Prevention and Control (IPC), Case Management and Psychosocial management are currently in the vario
Coronavirus – African Union Member States (54) reporting COVID-19 cases (142,289) deaths (4,084), and recoveries (59,864)
African Union Member States (54) reporting COVID-19 cases (142,289) deaths (4,084), and recoveries (59,864) by region: Central (15,748 cases; 390 deaths; 5,693 recoveries): Burundi (63; 1; 33), Cameroon (5,904; 191; 3,568), Central African Republic (962; 1; 23), Chad (759; 65; 470), Congo (571; 19; 161), DRC (3,049; 72; 448), Equatorial Guinea (1,306; 12; 200), Gabon (2,655; 17; 722), Sao Tome & Principe (479; 12; 68). Eastern (16,801; 489; 4,879): Comoros (106; 2; 26), Djibouti (3,354; 24;
Download logoCumulative confirmed positive cases - 861 Total number of deaths - 46 Active new cases - 9 Active cases at Isolation Centres - 361 Cumulative recoveries - 454 Number currently in quarantine - 2,251 Number discharged from quarantine - 3,890Distributed by APO Group on behalf of Government of Sierra Leone.
Download logoNew cases confirmed today: 60 Jubbaland: 32 Somaliland: 18 Benadir: 6 Galmudug: 4 Male: 53 Female: 7 Recovery: 21 Death: 5 Total confirmed cases: 1,976 Total recoveries: 348 Total deaths: 78Distributed by APO Group on behalf of Ministry of Health & Human Services, Federal Republic of Somalia.
Download logoDistribution of the positive cases by county: - Nairobi (35), - Mombasa (23), - Busia (6), - Kiambu (2), - Kwale (2), - Kajiado (2), - Uasin Gishu (2), - Kilifi (1), - Laikipia (1) and - Taita Taveta (1).Distributed by APO Group on behalf of Ministry of Health, Kenya.
Total confirmed: 1962 Total recovered: 478 Deaths: 64 Today, we have discharged another (14) patients from various hospitals, bringing our total tally of recoveries to 474. Our gratitude goes to our health workers, who are working day & night to ensure our people are well managed.Distributed by APO Group on behalf of Ministry of Health, Kenya.Media filesDownload logo
Over 139,000 confirmed COVID-19 cases on the African continent - with more than 58,000 recoveries & 3,900 deaths. View country figures & more with the WHO African Region COVID-19 Dashboard: https://arcg.is/XvuSX.Distributed by APO Group on behalf of WHO Regional Office for Africa.Media filesDownload logo