DRC health minister announces fourth case of coronavirus in Kinshasa

Health minister Eteni Longondo (pictured) on Tuesday confirmed a fourth positive coronavirus case in Kinshasa. Xinhua photo

What you need to know:

  • Since the announcement of the first case in the DRC on March 10, cases confirmed so far have come from outside sources, according to health officials.

  • No resident of Kinshasa has so far been infected with the virus. But the health authorities have already warned that the city is under a strong threat of internal spread if the measures are not strictly observed by the population.

Health minister Eteni Longondo on Tuesday confirmed a fourth positive coronavirus case in Kinshasa, capital of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC).

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