The statement released last night shows that new cases were found in Nyamagabe: 24, Kamonyi:20, Huye:18, Ruhango 9, Nyanza: 8, Nyaruguru: 7, Kigali: 5, Rusizi: 4, Muhanga 4, Rutsiro: 3, Karongi: 1, Gicumbi: 1, Gisagara: 1 and Nyamasheke: 1.
Rwanda confirmed the first Coronavirus case on 14th March 2020. Since then, 24112 people have been tested positive of whom 22579 have recovered, 1206 are active cases, are critically ill while 327 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.