Luanda – Angolan health authorities announced on Saturday 240 new infections, 262 recoveries and 6 deaths in the last 24 hours.

According to the daily clinical bulletin, the recoveries were reported in the provinces of Luanda 216, Huíla16, Benguela 10, Namibe 7, Cunene 2, and Huambo and Zaire with one each.

Among the new infections, 169 were detected in Luanda, 28 in Huambo, 17 in Cabinda, 10 in Huila, 10 in Zaire and 6 in Cuanza Sul.

The fresh cases feature 132 men and 108 women, aged 2 to 92 years old.

The fatalities, all involving Angolan citizens, occurred in Luanda and Huila, with 3 cases each.

Still, the source mentioned 275 patients as receiving treatment in the centers and 44 in institutional quarantine.

Also 4,429 samples have been processed in the last 24 hours.

Angola has tallied a total of 32,149 positive cases, 715 deaths, 26,775 recoveries and 4,659 active patients.

Source: Angola Press News Agency