EYEAFRICA TV: Luanda, Angola: Angola registers two new cases of infection with the new coronavirus, bringing the total number of registrations to 19, announced the Angolan Health Minister, Sílvia Lutucuta.
The minister said the news cases found are a 59-year-old man and a 28-year-old woman, both from Portugal and in quarantine centers.
Both patients were asymptomatic and are now in the reference center of Barra do Kwanza.
The Angolan reference laboratory has processed 1,094 samples so far, with another 165 being processed.
With the two new cases, Angola now has a total of 19 infected, of which 15 are active, hospitalized in Luanda hospitals, two dead and two recovered.
The new coronavirus, responsible for the covid-19 pandemic, has already infected more than 1.4 million people worldwide, of whom more than 82,000 died.
Of the cases of infection, about 260 thousand are considered cured.