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Cameroon: Coronavirus deaths surpass 100

The Coronavirus pandemic has claimed over 40 new victims in Cameroon, bringing the total number of confirmed deaths to one hundred and eight (108), updated COVID-19 figures from the World Health Organization, WHO have confirmed.

According to the Organization, as at Monday May 4, 2020, Cameroon’s COVID-19 deaths stood at 108, an increase of over 40 new victims in less than a week, bringing the rate of lethality to 4.8%.

The Organization equally indicates that two hundred and one (201) new cases have been recorded, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to two thousand, two hundred and sixty-five (2,265).

As far as recovery cases are concerned, the reports says the country has successfully treated nine hundred and thirty-four (934) infected persons.

In the same light, health authorities in the country indicate that over 10 000 samples were screened these days.

Published on 28.04.2020

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