COVID-19 death toll in Angola hits 100

Map of Angola. CGTN

Angola on Monday reported 51 new cases of the COVID-19 and four related deaths, bring the death toll to 100, authorities said on Monday.

The country’s Secretary of State for Public Health Franco Mufinda said that one of the deaths was registered in central Benguela province, the first death in that region, and the other three were in the capital Luanda.

The victims were aged between 26 and 75 years old, the secretary added.

According to Mufinda, Angola has a total of 2,222 cases and 100 deaths since the first case was reported in March, while 877 people have already been discharged from hospital.