Announcement from the Ministry of Health

Five patients have been diagnosed positive for COVID-19 in tests carried out today at Quarantine Centers in Asmara, Central Region.

On the other hand, three patients who have been receiving medical treatment in hospitals in the Central Region have recovered fully and have been discharged from these facilities. Sadly, 78 years old patient in the Central Region has passed away due to the pandemic.

The total number of recovered patients has accordingly increased to 6,628 while the number of deaths has risen to 42.

The total number of confirmed cases in the country to date has risen to 6,685.

Ministry of Health
Asmara

24 September 2021