Ethiopia Records 452 New Coronavirus Infections, 13 Deaths

ADDIS ABEBA – Ethiopia has registered 452 more coronavirus infections Friday, bringing the total number of confirmed to close to 105, 000.

At least 5, 488 people have been tested for coronavirus over the past twenty-four hours to identify the new positive cases

On the same day, the ministry’s daily Covid-19 report also said 13 more people have died, pushing the death toll to 1, 620.

Currently, there are 37, 932 confirmed active case. Of these, at least 315 patients are hospitalised after falling severely ill, according to the ministry.

Health officials also said additional 342 people have regained their health after contracting the respiratory disease caused by coronavirus. The total number of recoveries is currently at 65, 325.

To date, the country has conducted more than 1.58 million laboratory tests, and identified 104, 879 cases.