Luanda - The Angolan health authorities announced, this Wednesday, the registration, in the last 24 hours, of 204 patients recovered from Covid-19, 45 new infections and seven deaths.

According to the Secretary of State for Public Health, Franco Mufinda, who spoke at the usual Covid-19 data update session in the country, of the recovered, 30 are from Cunene, 23 from Moxico, 16 from Huambo, 12 from Benguela, five from Lunda Sul and one from Uíge, aged between one and 94 years.

As for the new positive cases, he pointed out that they involve citizens whose ages range from seven to 76 years old, being 30 male and 15 female.

According to the official, there are 36 cases diagnosed in the province of Luanda, four in Lunda Norte, two in Bié, the same number in Cabinda and one in Lunda Sul.

He informed that the deaths are of six Angolans and one Chinese, aged between 44 and 70 years old, three residents in Lunda Norte and one each for Luanda, Huambo, Malanje and Zaire, all of whom are male.

Angola has 16,407 positive cases, 379 deaths, 9,194 recovered and 6,834 assets.

Of the assets, six are in critical condition with invasive mechanical ventilation, five severe, 81 moderate, 137 with mild symptoms and 6,605 asymptomatic.

Health authorities follow 204 patients admitted to treatment centers in the country.