Ethiopia’s COVID-19 cases surge past 20,000
Addis Ababa, August 5, 2020 (FBC) –The total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Ethiopia has reached 20, 336.
Today, 459 new cases were reported by the Ministry of Health, along with 13 deaths, to take the death toll to 356.
The Ministry also registered 358 recoveries in the last 24 hours, bringing the overall recoveries to 8,598.
There are now 11, 380 active cases, of which 185 are in a severe condition. The country has so far conducted 459, 746 laboratory tests.