Ethiopia has recorded its second death from coronavirus (COVID-19), Ministry of Health announced.

In a statement, Health Minister Lia Tadesse said that the victim was a 56-year-old Ethiopian men and admitted to the isolation center starting on April 2,2020.

He passed away on April 5th 2020 at 6:00 PM. 

Ministry of health said " we would like to advice the public, not to panic but to avoid any mass gatherings, apply all precaution measures such us hand washing with soup and maintain physical distancing.