Zimbabwe Reports Its First COVID-19 Related Death Just 3 Days After First Confirmed Case


According to reports Zimbabwe’s second coronavirus patient, a 30-year-old man, has died in the capital Harare.

“The Minister of Health and Child Care, Dr. Obadiah Moyo has confirmed the death of Zororo Makamba, who was the second person to test positive for Covid-19 in Zimbabwe,” the Zimbabwe Broadcasting Corporation tweeted.

EWN reported that Makamba was confirmed positive with the virus on Saturday. He had travelled to New York late last month and returned home on 9 March via Johannesburg, South Africa.