By George Kalisa
Rwanda’s Ministry of Health has announced 8 new coronavirus cases today identifies after testing 1,025 people in isolated health facilities in the last 24 hours.
The ministry has attributed the rise in COVID-19 cases to cross-border truck drivers and their assistants.
The country which took measures against the spread of the pandemic early enough in Africa has so far recorded 92 recoveries of which 4 are new, 99 active cases and no single death. And, the government still calls for increased vigilance to mitigate the spread of the pandemic as efforts to contain are tightened. See full statement below: