The deceased include two men from Kigali respectively aged 67, 75 and another 51-year old man from Huye.
Among others, 109 new cases have been found out of 3318 sample tests while 67 have recovered.
The statement released last night shows that new cases were found in Kigali: 64, Musanze: 20, Rubavu: 12, Nyamasheke: 4, Gicumbi: 3, Kamonyi: 3, Huye: 2 and Burera: 1.
Rwanda confirmed the first COVID-19 patient on 14th March last year. Since then, 8676 people have been tested positive out of 738, 785 sample tests of whom 6752 have recovered, 1823 are active cases while 101 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 urged to adhere to COVID-19 health guidelines, washing hands frequently using soaps and safe water, wearing face masks and respecting social distancing.