Five patients have been diagnosed positive for COVID-19 in tests carried out today at Quarantine Centers Adibara (2), Girmaika (2), and Om-Hajer (1) in Gash Barka Region.
All the patients are nationals who returned from Sudan and Ethiopia recently.
On the other hand, three patients who were receiving medical treatment in hospitals in the Gash Barka Region have recovered fully and have been released from these facilities.
The total number of recovered patients to-date accordingly stands at 391.
The total number of confirmed cases in the country to-date has risen to 457.
Ministry of Health
22 October 2020