1013 laboratory tests so far, 66 of them are within twenty-four hours and three cases are confirmed for COVID-19, making the total cases twenty-five (25). The confirmed cases are a 30 years old male and 36 years old Ethiopians arrived on March 24 from Dubai at the same flight. Upon developing symptoms, they were isolated and tested positive for COVID-19. She was in a follow up and upon the development of symptoms, reported to the hotline service and laboratory test confirmed positive for COVID-19. Considering the transmission nature of COVID-19, we urge the public to strictly follow preventive practices and comply with governmental decisions.
Source: Ethiopian News March 31, 2020 10:52 UTC