Lesotho has recorded eight more Coronavirus (Covid-19) cases, the country’s Ministry of Health said Sunday.
This brings the number of cases to 12 since the beginning of the pandemic.
“The Ministry of Health informs the nation of eight additional cases of Covid-19, increasing the total number of cases to 12, with two recoveries,” said a statement from the ministry.
“The new cases (patients) are aged between 21 and 47 years. Two are from Maseru, four are from Mohale’s Hoek, one from Berea and one from Butha-Buthe.”
Seven of the patients have a history of travelling to South Africa while one recently travelled from Zimbabwe.
Two thousand one hundred and thirty-seven specimens have so far been tested and 2125 of those have tested negative.