Somalia records highest Coronavirus deaths in Eastern Africa as infection hits 436
Somalia as recorded the highest number of deaths in the Eastern Africa as infection rate hit 436 on Sunday. Somalia’s Ministy of Health and Social Care has announced 46 more cases of Covid-19 in the country. Among the 46 who tested positive for coronavirus in the last 24 hours, 33 are males while 13 are female. Five of the new cases have been registered in the semi-autonomous region of Puntland. The ministry also announced that five more people have died of the disease, bringing the total Covid-19 deaths in the country to 23. So far Somalia has the highest number of deaths from coronavirus in Eastern Africa. en people have so far recovered from the deadly disease, according to the ministry.