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Tue, 07 Apr 2020 08:45 - Updated Tue, 07 Apr 2020 20:34

COVID-19: Angola reports 16th infection

Luanda - The number of positive cases of the novel Coronavirus (Covid-19) in Angolan rose from 14 to 16 on Monday, the Health authorities announced.

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Franco Mufinda, secretary of State for Public Health

Photo: Gaspar dos Santos

The secretary of State for Public Health, Franco Mufinda, said the two new cases are a 19 and 25 years old Angolans who arrived from Portugal on 20 March this year.

Speaking at the daily Covid-19 update briefing, the official said there are no community infections of the disease in the country, as all cases reported so far are imported ones.

Of the total number of infections, two died, two got cured and the remainder are under medical surveillance.

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