Ethiopia virus cases hit 52, 9-month old infant infected

Orthodox Christians pray on the street after police officers barred their entry to the Medhane Alem Cathedral as the government bars large gatherings to curb the spread of the Covid-19 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on April 5, 2020. PHOTO | MICHAEL TEWELDE | AFP

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  • Among the new patients that tested positive for the virus were a 9-month-old infant and his mother who had travelled to Dubai recently.

Addis Ababa. Ethiopia on Tuesday reported eight new Covid-19 cases, the highest number recorded so far in one day since the country confirmed its first virus case on March 12.

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