COVID-19: 18 new cases, 14 recoveries

By IGIHE
On 20 October 2020 at 11:42

In the Ministry of Health daily update, it was on Monday, October 19, reported that Rwanda recorded 14 new recoveries, while 18 new cases have been detected from the 1373 sample tests.

Among the new cases are eight from Kigali and ten from Kirehe in the new cases in a refugee camp.

Since the first Coronavirus patient appeared in Rwanda, 535 782 sample tests have been made of which 4992 cases were confirmed. Of these, 4797 have already recovered while 161 are still active cases. 34 people have succumbed to the virus.

Coronavirus symptoms include coughing, flu, and difficulty in breathing. The virus is said to be transmitted through the mucous membranes of the respiratory tract.

Rwandans are required to continue to comply with government regulations, especially with frequent washing of hands and water and soap, wearing masks when leaving home or in public.


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