The number of patients with coronavirus in Africa has reached 1 million 8 thousand 377 people.
Over the past day, 15 thousand 900 new COVID-19 patients were detected on the African continent. This is reported by the WHO press service.
The number of fatalities in the last 24 hours was 488. The total number of victims of coronavirus in African countries reached 22 thousand 87 people.
The most infected and dead people were registered in South Africa вЂ” 538 thousand 184 patients and 9 thousand 604 deaths. In Egypt, recorded 4 thousand 951 deaths with 95 thousand 6 infected. In Algeria, the death of 1 thousand 273 people was registered.
We previously reported that deaths during a pandemic are not always associated with COVID-19-experts.