Source: WHO Regional Office for Africa |

Coronavirus - Rwanda: Update COVID-19 12 August 2020

The new cases are in Kigali (15) contacts from positive cases & tests in high risk groups, Ngoma (2) and Rubavu (1)

Eighteen (18) new COVID-19 cases were identified out of 4886 samples tested today. This brings the cumulative number of confirmed cases to two thousand, one hundred and eighty-nine (2189). To date, one thousand, five hundred and twenty-four (1524) patients have recovered and been discharged, including forty-six (46) in the past…

Source: WHO Regional Office for Africa |

Coronavirus - Rwanda: Update COVID-19 10 August 2020

The new cases are in Kigali (9) contacts from positive cases, and Rubavu (3)

Twelve (12) new COVID-19 cases were identified out of 5720 samples tested today. This brings the cumulative number of confirmed cases to two thousand, one hundred and fifty-two (2152). To date, one thousand, three hundred and ninety-two (1392) patients have recovered and been discharged, including forty-six (46) in the past…

Source: WHO Regional Office for Africa |

Coronavirus - Rwanda: Update COVID-19 (9 August 2020)

To date, one thousand and three hundred (1346) patients have recovered and been discharged, including three (46) in the past 24 hours

Six (6) new COVID-19 cases were identified out of 5175 samples tested. This brings the cumulative number of confirmed cases to two thousand, one hundred and forty-eight (2140). To date, one thousand and three hundred (1346) patients have recovered and been discharged, including three (46) in the past 24 hours.…

Source: WHO Regional Office for Africa |

Coronavirus - Rwanda: Update COVID-19 (8 August 2020)

Cumulative number of confirmed cases two thousand one hundred and forty-eight (2348)

Update COVID-19  08 August 202008 August 2020 — Six (6) new COVID-19 cases were identified out of 4452 samples tested today. This brings the cumulative number of confirmed cases to two thousand, one hundred and forty-eight (2348). To date, one thousand and three hundred (1300) patients have recovered and been…

Source: WHO Regional Office for Africa |

Coronavirus: Rwanda Update COVID-19 (07 August 2020)

The number of active cases is eight hundred and twenty-six (826) and five (5) deaths

Seventeen (17) new COVID-19 cases were identified out of 2902 samples tested today. This brings the cumulative number of confirmed cases to two thousand, one hundred and twenty-eight (2128). To date, one thousand, two hundred and ninety-seven (1297) patients have recovered and been discharged, including thirty-nine (39) in the past…

Source: WHO Regional Office for Africa |

Coronavirus - Rwanda: Update COVID-19 (6 August 2020)

The number of active cases is eight hundred and forty-eight (848) and five (5) deaths

Seven (7) new COVID-19 cases were identified out of 3196 samples tested today. This brings the cumulative number of confirmed cases to two thousand, one hundred and eleven (2111). To date, one thousand, two hundred and fifty-eight (1258) patients have recovered and been discharged, including twenty-one (21) in the past…

Source: WHO Regional Office for Africa |

Coronavirus - Rwanda: Update COVID-19 05 August 2020

The new cases are in Kiagali (4) from high risk groups, and Nyagatare (1); heightened vigilance is required everywhere

Five (5) new COVID-19 cases were identified out of 4598 samples tested today. This brings the cumulative number of confirmed cases to two thousand, one hundred and four (2104). To date, one thousand, two hundred and twenty-seven (1237) patients have recovered and been discharged, including fifteen (15) in the past…

Source: WHO Regional Office for Africa |

WHO ramps up COVID-19 support to hotspot countries in Africa

As the continent nears one million cases, WHO is expanding support to countries experiencing a significant uptick in cases

The first members of a surge team of health experts from the World Health Organization (WHO) have arrived in Johannesburg, South Africa to bolster the country’s response to COVID-19. As the continent nears one million cases, WHO is expanding support to countries experiencing a significant uptick in cases. South Africa…

Source: WHO Regional Office for Africa |

WHO Africa Online Press Briefing on COVID-19

The media briefing is facilitated by APO Group

Please join an online media briefing with the World Health Organization (WHO) Regional Director for Africa (https://www.afro.who.int/), Dr. Matshidiso Moeti, the Minister of Public Health of Niger, Hon Dr Idi Illiassou Mainassara and the Minister of Health of Rwanda, Hon Dr. Daniel Ngamije for an update on COVID-19. The media…

Source: WHO Regional Office for Africa |

WHO Africa Online Press Briefing on COVID-19

The media briefing is facilitated by APO Group

Please join an online media briefing with the World Health Organization (WHO) Regional Director for Africa (https://www.afro.who.int/), Dr. Matshidiso Moeti and the Minister of Health of Rwanda, Dr. Daniel Ngamije for an update on COVID-19. The media briefing is facilitated by APO Group. Speakers include: Dr. Matshidiso Moeti, WHO Regional…