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Sun, 02 Aug 2020 12:51 - Updated Sun, 02 Aug 2020 12:51

Covid-19: Angola with two deaths, 16 positive cases, 23 recovered

Luanda - The national epidemiological context registered, in the last 24 hours, 16 more positive cases, two deaths and 23 recoveries.

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Of the newly infected, according to the Secretary of State for Public Health, Franco Mufinda, who did the usual data update, there is one from the Municipality of Cunhinga, central Bié Province  (case imported from Luanda), another case in the Municipality of Soyo, northern Zaire Province, and the others  from Luanda.

Franco Mufinda explained that the new Soyo case also involves a worker from the Kwanda oil exploration suppplies base.

According to the Secretary of State, the deaths refer to 16-year-old female patients, also affected by decompensated respiratory disease, and a 69-year-old male, also with acute respiratory disease.

In total, the country has 1,164 positive cases, 54 deaths, 460 recovered and 650 active.

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