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COVID-19 claims one as cases rise to 88

ONE person has died of COVID-19 in Zambia while the number of cases has increased from 11 on Tuesday to 88 yesterday.

The number of active COVID-19 cases also increased within a space of one day, from 211 to 277, with 16 persons admitted, of which four were on oxygen therapy and two critically ill.

According to the Ministry of Health COVID-19 statistics dashboard released yesterday, the death was recorded in Lusaka Province, which also accounted for 26 cases, mainly from Lusaka and Kafue districts.

Professor Kasonka said in a Press release on Tuesday that three people died of COVID-19 on Saturday.


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