COVID-19 pandemic in Botswana
|COVID-19 pandemic in Botswana|
|First outbreak||Wuhan, Hubei, China|
|Arrival date||30 March 2020|
(2 years, 11 months and 3 days)
|Confirmed cases||17,365 (as of 15 January)|
|Active cases||3,961 (as of 29 January)|
|Recovered||13,519 (as of 15 January)|
|134 (as of 29 January)|
This article documents the impacts of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic in Botswana.
On 30 March, the first three cases in the country were confirmed. On 25 March a 78-year-old woman who was suspected of having COVID-19 died in Ramotswa. A few days after her death, the results came back positive making it the fourth case of COVID-19 in Botswana.
References[change | change source]
- ↑ "Botswana Coronavirus - Worldometer". www.worldometers.info. Retrieved 2021-01-15.
- ↑ "Botswana registers first Covid-19 cases as three people test positive". www.iol.co.za. 31 March 2020. Retrieved 31 March 2020.
- ↑ "Mystery over Botswana's COVID-19 "Patient Zero" deepens". Sunday Standard. 11 May 2020. Retrieved 29 June 2020.