November 30, 2020

EastAfrica Herald

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Tanzania Confirms First Coronavirus Case

Minister of Health, Community, Development, Gender, Seniors, and Children Ummy Mwalimu has confirmed this on March 16, 2020.

The victim is a woman aged 46 who arrived in the country on 16th March 2020 and is at Mt.Meru Hospital

“We can prevent corona if everyone plays his/her role, the good news is despite she is Tanzanian but the patient is from abroad, the disease hasn’t started in Tanzania, we are doing a follow up to everyone who met with the patient since her arrival at KIA Airport, we will keep them under supervision for 14 days to ensure the disease does not spread ” she added