COVID-19 pandemic in the Republic of the Congo
|COVID-19 pandemic in the Republic of the Congo|
|Location||Republic of the Congo|
|First outbreak||Wuhan, China|
|Arrival date||14 March 2020|
(1 year, 9 months and 4 weeks)
|Confirmed cases||229 (as of 1 May)|
|Recovered||25 (as of 1 May)|
|9 (as of 1 May)|
The country's first case was announced on 14 March, a 50-year-old man who returned to the Republic of the Congo from Paris, France. Two more cases were detected on 19 March. As of 31 March, there were 19 cases in Republic of the Congo.
The country reported its first two deaths on 31 March.
References[change | change source]
- "MINISTERE DE LA SANTE, DE LA POPULATION, DE LA PROMOTION DE LA FEMME ET DE L'INTEGRATION DE LA FEMME AU DEVELOPPEMENT". www.sante.gouv.cg. Retrieved 2020-05-01.
- "Congo Republic confirms first coronavirus case -government". 15 March 2020. Archived from the original on 16 March 2020. Retrieved 16 March 2020.
- "Deux cas de Coronavirus détectés à Brazzaville. Le gouvernement renforce son protocole". Les Echoes de Congo Brazzaville (in French). 19 March 2020. Archived from the original on 19 March 2020. Retrieved 20 March 2020.
- "Coronavirus: confinée, Brazzaville vidée de ses habitants". RFI (in French). 2020-03-31. Retrieved 2020-04-01.