Coronavirus – Rwanda: Update on COVID-19 Coronavirus - 7 April 2020
All patients are under treatment in stable condition in designated health facilities
The extension of the enhanced prevention measures announced by the Government of Rwanda must be rigorously observed
No new coronavirus case was identified today, out of 806 samples tested. The total remains 105 (of whom 7 have recovered).
All patients are under treatment in stable condition in designated health facilities. The majority are asymptomatic, and no patient is in critical condition.
Heightened vigilance continues to be required. The extension of the enhanced prevention measures announced by the Government of Rwanda must be rigorously observed. Any Rwandans or legal residents returning to the country will be subject to a mandatory 14 day quarantine at designated locations.
Continue to observe the instructions of health authorities, particularly washing hands regularly and maintaining physical distance from other people (at least 1 metre).
The key symptoms of coronavirus are dry cough, shortness of breath, and fever. Anyone experiencing these symptoms should call the toll-free number 114, or dial *114# for automated screening, or email firstname.lastname@example.org, or send a WhatsApp message to +250 788 20 20 80,or contact a medical professional.
Let's continue to work together to defeat this pandemic.
Distributed by APO Group on behalf of Ministry of Health, Republic of Rwanda.