COVID-19: ANGOLA REGISTERS 97NEW INFECTIONS AND 30 RECOVERIES

Luanda – The Angolan Health Authorities announced, this Monday, 97 new cases, 30 recoveries and 4 deaths of Covid-19, in the last 24 hours.

According to the secretary of State for Public Health, Franco Mufinda, among the new infections, 34 were diagnosed in Cunene, 19 in Lunda Norte, 16 in Luanda, 8 in Huambo and Cuando Cubango, 3 in Bengo, Bié and Huíla, 2 in Malanje and a single case the province of Cabinda.

With ages ranging from 1 to 74, the list included 43 males and 54 females.

Regarding those recovered, 15 are in Cuando Cubango, 9 in Huíla and 1 in Bié.

About the deaths, Huambo Province registered 3 and Cuando Cubango 1.

The labs processed 2,936 samples, with a daily positivity rate of 3.3%.

The authorities control 174 people in institutional quarantine centres, plus 2,071 cases under epidemiological surveillance and 82 patients in treatment centres.

Angola, so far, has registered 40,055 positive cases, with 939 deaths, 34,357 recoveries and 4,759 active.

Of the current diseased, 10 are in critical conditions, 11 severe, 47 moderate, 14 mild and 4,677 asymptomatic.

Source: Angola Press News Agency