26 Jan, 2021 16:45 am

Mozambique: 14 More Covid-19 Deaths Reported

Mozambique's Deputy National Director of Public Health, Benigna Matsinhe, on Monday announced that a further 14 patients have died of the Covid-19 respiratory disease.

252 of the deaths (79 per cent) took place in Maputo city.Of the samples tested, 260 were from Maputo city, 235 from Zambezia, 203 from Maputo province, 188 from Nampula, 70 from Inhambane, 52 from Gaza, 33 from Tete and one from Manica.As has become the norm, the majority of the new cases were from the far south - 118 from Maputo province and 99 from Maputo city.Thus Maputo city and province accounted for 59.

They are distributed as follows: Maputo city, 5,543 (48.No tests were reported from Cabo Delgado, Niassa or Sofala.

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