Update – April 14, 2020
There are now 82 confirmed cases as of April 14, 2020. The total number of tests performed as reached 4,500.
Update – April 03, 2020
The total laboratory test conducted within twenty-four hours as of April 03, 2020, is 74; of this six of them are confirmed for COVID-19 making the total number of cases Thirty-five. 5 of the patients were found in Addis Ababa while the other one, a 33 year old female was found Dire Dawa. All of the confirmed cases are Ethiopians and their details are presented below.
|S.No||Residence||Age||Sex||Travel history to abroad||Contact With confirmed case|
|1||Addis Ababa||35||Male||Yes (Returned from Dubai March 19th)|
|4||Addis Ababa||56||Male||No||Under Investigation|
|5||Addis Ababa||30||Male||No||Under Investigation|
|6||Addis Ababa||30||Male||Yes (Returned from Dubai March 17th)|
Situational Update as of April 03, 2020 11:20 am
|Total laboratory test conducted||1222|
|Number of confirmed cases today||6|
|Total Patients of Covid-19 in treatment center||30|
|Patients in intensive care||2|
|Returned to their country||2|
|Total confirmed cases as of today||35|
The Ministry of Health and Ethiopian Public Health Institute would like to advise the public if any person who had contact with confirmed COVID-19 patients should immediately call 8335 or 952 or report to the regional toll free lines or to the nearby health facilities. Furthermore, everyone is advised to avoid any mass gathering, to apply all precaution measures such us hand washing with soap, maintain physical distancing (at least 1 meter).
For more information please call to the free toll line 8335 and 952 or to regular phone 0118276796