ANGOP - Angola Press News AgencyANGOP - Angola Press News Agency

Go to homepage



Home » News » Health

Tue, 22 Sep 2020 22:51 - Updated Tue, 22 Sep 2020 22:51

Covid-19: Angola records 119 new infections, 13 recoveries

Luanda - At least 119 new positive cases of covid-19 have been reported in the last 24 hours in Angola, bringing the total number to 4,236, the Health authorities said.

Send by email

To share this news by email, fill out the information below and click Send


To report errors in the texts of articles published, fill out the information below and click Send

Secretary of State Franco Mufinda

Photo: Cedida

Delivering the daily covid-19 update Tuesday evening in Luanda, the secretary of State for Public Health said in the same period, the country recorded one death and 13 recoveries.  

According to Franco Mufinda, the new positive cases of covid-19 have been detected in northern Cabinda province with nine, two in southern Huila and one in Benguela. The capital Luanda has reported 107.

88 males and 31 females are among the newly infected whose ages range from 11 to 80 years, the official said, adding that the dead is an 88-year old Angolan national, resident in Luanda. The 13 recoveries are all Luanda cases.

Mufinda stated that 462 patients are being taken care of in treatment centres around the country.

With the new data, Angola’s covid-19 statistics show 4,236 infections, 155 deaths, 1,462 recoveries and 2,619 active patients.

Tags Angola  

Read also