COVID-19: Rwanda records 134 recoveries, two new cases

By Nicole Kamanzi M.
On 9 October 2020 at 01:03

The Ministry of Health has announced that 134 people have recovered from Coronavirus while two new cases were found out of 1935 sample tests on October 8, 2020.

According to the update, Rwanda has now 4885 confirmed cases (including two new), of which 3542 have recovered (including 134 new ones), while the number of active cases is now 1314. So far Twenty-nine people have succumbed to the pandemic
The number of sample test taken since the outbreak have reached 513 118 (with new measurements 1935).

The ministry said that of the new COVID-19 cases are one from Kigali City and another from Karongi District.

The number of people recovering continues to rise as the number of infections decreases, at least in the past two days about 296 have recovered while the new cases are 12.

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.