Tanzania Records First COVID-19 Related Death

The Ministry of Health in Tanzania has confirmed the first death related to Coronavirus earlier Tuesday 31st March 2020.

In a public statement signed by Minister Ummy Mwalimu, the patient was 49 year old male, a Tanzanian national who, according to the statement, was also having other health problems.

The statement adds that, until this morning 31st March 2020, the total number of COVID-19 cases is still 19, of which one recovered and now a single death has been recorded.