COVID-19 Update: 36 New Positive Cases, 10 Recoveries Recorded In Zambia

Zambia has recorded 36 new cases (out of 1,853 tests) with 10 new recoveries in the last 24hrs.


Western province becomes the last province to record cases, with Mongu, Kaoma, Senanga and Sesheke districts affected, the Zambia National Public Health Institute has said in a Twitter post.

New reported cases include 18 from Lusaka, 5 from Kitwe, 5 from Mongu, 2 from Ndola, 2 from Kaoma, 1 from Nakonde, 1 from Kalulushi,1 from Senanga, 1 from Sesheke while Recoveries reported include 6 from Lusaka, and 4 from the Copperbelt.


Total cumulative number of confirmed cases in Zambia now at 1357, total number of recoveries stand at 1114 and total deaths at 10. Total active cases now 233.