Ethiopia Confirms 486 New Coronavirus cases, 7 Deaths

ADDIS ABABA – Ministry Health has reported 486 more novel coronavirus infections on Friday, bringing the total number of confirmed cases in Ethiopia to 72, 173.

In a daily report, the ministry says more than 7200 people have been tested for the virus to identify the latest cases over the past twenty-four hours.

Health officials also claim Covid-19 death toll have increased to 5,196 after seven more people passed away in the reported period.

Featured Image: People wearing face masks as a precautionary measure against the coronavirus. (Photo: Minasse Wondimu Hailu/AA)