Tanzania Confirms Five More Coronavirus Cases Bringing The Total to 19.

The Minister of Health, Community Development, Gender, Seniors and Children Ummy Mwalimu has announced 19 cases of Coronavirus in Tanzania after five people tested positive in the National Community health laboratory.

Minister Ummy on Monday 30th March 2020 has clarified that two of those cases came from Zanzibar and the other three in Dar es Salaam.

“I would like to inform the public that today on 30th March 2020, we have confirmed new five cases of COVID-19. Three of them are from Dar es Salaam and two from Zanzibar, bringing the total to 19 ” Minister Ummy elaborated.

Minister Ummy elaborated that the three cases from Dar es Salaam, two of them are Tanzanian men aged 49 each and the third person is a Tanzania woman aged 21 years.

On the two cases confirmed from Zanzibar, Minister Ummy said the minister of health in the revolutionary government of Zanzibar will inform the public soon.