The majority of new cases were found in Nyaruguru: 27, Kigali: 20 and Nyamagabe: 20.
Rwanda confirmed the first Coronavirus case on 14th March 2020. Since then, 23260 people have been tested positive of whom 20 991 have recovered, 1955 are active cases, 6 are critically ill while 314 have succumbed to the virus.
A total of 348,926 people have been vaccinated since Rwanda began countrywide inoculation program on 5th March 2021.
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.