Luanda - The Angolan health authorities recovered, in the last 24 hours, 493 patients and registered, 90 new infections and one death by Covid-19, with Luanda prevailing among the recovered - 457 citizens.

According to the Epidemiological Bulletin of the last 24 hours, after the country's capital, Bié (16), Lunda Sul (11) and Zaire followed with nine recovered cases, aged between eight and 71 years. The only death was registered in the province of Cuanza Norte.

The 90 new cases, aged between three months and 85 years, were registered in Luanda (38), Lunda Norte (24), Huambo (10), Cabinda (5), Benguela, Bié and Zaire with three cases each, Bengo, Cuanza Norte and Namibe with one case, respectively.

The document states that, in the last 24 hours, the laboratories processed a thousand 638 samples by RT-PCR, with the comulative indicating 322,450 samples, with a positivity rate of 5.6 percent.

Thus, Angola presents the following epidemiological picture: 18. 156 infections, 13,205 recovered, 4,535 active patients, of which 185 are hospitalized. Among these, seven are in critical condition, the same number are severe, 77 are moderate, 94 are mild and four thousand and 350 asymptomatic.

Overall, the country has 416 deaths and 185 hospitalized.

The Angolan health authorities, still follow 427 people in institutional quarantine and keep 3,908 citizens under surveillance.