The statement released last night shows that majority of new cases were found in Karongi: 26, Gicumbi: 12, Rubavu: 10, Ngororero: 6, Kigali: 2, Nyamagabe: 2, Rusizi: 2, and Nyanza: 1.
Rwanda confirmed the first Coronavirus case on 14th March 2020. Since then, 25 714 people have been tested positive of whom 24 155 have recovered, 1221 are active cases while 338 have succumbed to the virus.
A total of 350,400 people have been vaccinated since Rwanda began countrywide inoculation programme on 5th March 2021.
Rwandans are reminded to continue adhering to COVID-19 preventive directives, washing hands with clean water and soaps, wear face masks in out of home.