Dar es Salaam — Tanzania has recorded 408 new Covid-19 instances because the third wave of the viral illness broke out throughout the globe, Well being Minister Dr Dorothy Gwajima revealed.
The Well being Minister made public the information when she visited Msalato market in Dodoma in the present day July 10, 2021. Gwajima stated whereas 408 individuals in Tanzania examined optimistic for Covid-19, 284 are on oxygen machines.
This newest info compounds Tanzania’s latest emboldened battle in opposition to Covid-19. President Samia Suluhu Hassan has on quite a few events reminded Tanzanians to proceed taking precautions to guard themselves from the third wave of the pandemic, on one occasion citing a few of the areas which have up to now been hit by the lethal third wave.
Throughout one in every of her stops in Morogoro area on her approach from Dodoma on July 8, 2021, the Head of State expressed her dismay and shock upon seeing lots of of maskless individuals.
Mentioning Tanzanian areas which have up to now succumbed to the third wave of Covid-19 by recording various sufferers, she listed Kagera, Arusha, Mwanza, Dar es Salaam and the executive capital Dodoma.
She reiterated the necessity for everybody to be accountable throughout these making an attempt instances as the entire world is battling an unprecedented well being disaster.