Malawi has noted its initial a few confirmed conditions of coronavirus.
The southern African nation was among the the couple of African international locations yet to report coronavirus instances. Others contain Lesotho, Comoros, South Sudan and São Tomé and Príncipe.
President Peter Mutharika manufactured the announcement in an address to the country on Thursday and the govt also tweeted about it on its formal manage:
— Malawi Govt (@MalawiGovt) April 2, 2020
President Mutharika mentioned the three circumstances were in the capital, Lilongwe.
The 1st scenario was detected in a 61-yr-aged female who had recently travelled to India to take a look at her family.
Two of her contacts, her domestic employee and a relative, also analyzed good.
The state is scheduled to hold a new presidential election on 2 July right after very last year’s vote was annulled by the constitutional court following prevalent irregularities.
President Mutharika, who received the unique poll, is pleasing towards the ruling.