Ethiopian Public Health Institute conducted 1013 labratory tests so far, 66 of them are within twenty-four hours and three cases are confirmed for COVID-19, Making the total cases twenty five (25)
The confirmed cases are a 30 years old male and 36 years old Ethiopians arrived on march 24 from Dubai at the same flight. oth of the patients were in mandatory quarantine at the designated place.
Upon developing symptoms, they were isolated and tested positive for COVID-19.
The Third patient is a 60 years old female Ethiopian resides in Addis Ababa, arrives on March 15 from France
She was in a follow up and upon the development of symptoms, reported to hotline service and labratory test confirmed positive for COIVID-19.
All of the patients are under treatment in the designated treatment center.