Ethiopia reports 422 new COVID-19 cases

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ADDIS ABABA, ETHIOPIA - AUGUST 22: People wearing face masks as a precautionary measure against the coronavirus (Covid-19) come to Entoto Kidane Mehret Church as Ethiopian Orthodox Christians celebrate Filseta Day after the end of fasting for 15 days without consuming animal products in commemoration of Assumption of Mary in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on August 22, 2020. (Photo by Minasse Wondimu Hailu/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images)
FILE PHOTO: People wearing face masks as a precautionary measure against the coronavirus (Covid-19) walk in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on August 22, 2020. (Photo by Minasse Wondimu Hailu/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images)

Ethiopia on Friday reported 422 new coronavirus cases over the past 24 hours, bringing the national tally to 115,782, Health Minister Lia Tadesse tweeted.

Meanwhile, 12 more COVID-19 deaths were recorded, taking the nationwide count to 1,791, she said.

The minister also said that with 2,234 new recoveries registered, the national total amounted to 91,209.

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