Coronavirus – Eritrea: Announcement from the Ministry of Health (10th January 2022)
Eighty-four patients have been diagnosed positive for COVID-19 in tests carried out today at Quarantine Centers and Testing Stations in the Central, Southern, Southern Red Sea, and Anseba Regions.
Out of these, seventy-seven patients are from Quarantine Centers (7) and Testing Stations (70) in Asmara, Central Region. Four patients are from Testing Stations in the Southern Region. Two patients are from Testing Stations in Assab, Southern Red Sea Region. The last patient is from Testing Station in Anseba Region.
On the other hand, thirty-two patients who have been receiving medical treatment in hospitals in the Central Region have recovered fully and have been discharged from these facilities.
The total number of recovered patients has accordingly increased to 7,993 while the number of deaths stands at 82.
The total number of confirmed cases in the country to date has increased to 8,419.
Distributed by APO Group on behalf of Ministry of Information, Eritrea.