Zambia records 123 new cases of COVID-19, 1 death

In the last 24 hours, Zambia has recorded 123 new cases of COVID-19 out of 1,171 tests done , 1 deaths and  147 recoveries. 

This brings the cumulative number of #COVID-19 cases in Zambia to 11,902 including 284 deaths and 11,092 recoveries.

Ministry of Health Permanent Secretary for Technical Services Dr Kennedy Malama has cautioned that COVID-19 outbreak in Zambia was still active and further urged people not to drop their guard.

“We continue hearing sentiments that COVID-19 has finished in Zambia. We haven’t reached that stage. When we are informed by the evolution, the epidemiology of COVID-19, we shall guide the country accordingly. For now we don’t need to drop the guard.”