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Uganda confirms 4 more coronavirus cases

Uganda's coronavirus cases have risen to 52 after 4 new cases were confirmed today at the Uganda Virus Research Institute.
 
According to the ministry of Health, 300 samples were tested today. All 4 new confirmed cases are Ugandan returnees who jetted into the country from Dubai, UAE on March 22, 2020.
 
They include a 22-year-old Ugandan male (resident of Kikokiro, Wakiso), 66-year-old Ugandan female, a resident of Luzira, 65-year-old Ugandan female, resident of Jinja and 26-year-old Ugandan male, resident of Rubaga.
 
Today more African countries have reported more COVID-19 cases and more than 60 deaths spread across countries including 16 new cases and 2 new deaths in Côte d'Ivoire, 95 new cases in Cameroon, 40 new cases and 2 new deaths in Niger, 70 new cases and 2 new deaths in South Africa, 2 new cases in Tanzania, 2 new cases in Rwanda, 21 new cases and 4 new deaths in Tunisia, 103 new cases and 7 new deaths in Egypt.
 
There were 6 new cases in Benin, 5 new cases and 2 new deaths in Ethiopia, 71 new cases and 10 new deaths in Morocco, 2 new cases in Botswana, 27 new cases and 1 new death in Burkina Faso, 69 new cases and 22 new deaths in Algeria, 4 new cases and 2 new deaths in Mali, 10 new cases in Guinea, 2 new cases in Sudan.
 
Kenya reported 16 new cases while Togo reported 3 new cases. There were 2 new cases in Madagascar, 9 new cases in Djibouti, 3 new cases and 2 new deaths in Liberia, 3 new cases in Senegal, 10 new cases and 1 new death in Nigeria, 2 new cases in Sierra Leone, 23 new cases and 3 new deaths in Congo, 2 new cases in Namibia, 31 new cases in Mauritius and 9 new cases in Ghana. 
 

African countries with the most coronavirus cases as at April 5, 2020
 
COUNTRY

TOTAL CASES

NEW CASES NEW DEATHS TOTAL DEATHS RECOVERED
S.AFRICA 1,655 70  2 11 95
ALGERIA 1,320 69 22 152 90
EGYPT 1,173 103 7  78 247 
MOROCCO 990 71 10 69 71
CAMEROON 650  95   9 17 
TUNISIA 574 21 4 22  5
B.FASO 345 27 1 17 90 
I.COAST 261 16 2 3 37
MAURITIUS 227 31   7 7
NIGERIA 224 10 1 5 27
SENEGAL 222 3   2 82
GHANA 214 9   5 31
NIGER 184 40 2 10 13
DR CONGO 154     18 3
KENYA 142 16   4 4
GUINEA 121 10     4
RWANDA 104 2     4
MADAGASCAR  72 2     2
DJIBOUTI 59 9     9
UGANDA 52 4      
CONGO  45 23  3 5  2
MALI  45  4  2 5
TOGO 44 3   3 20
ETHIOPIA 43 5 2 2 4
ZAMBIA  39       1  3
ERITREA  29         

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