A second person has died from coronavirus ( Covid-19) in Malawi, Lilongwe District Health (DHO) has confirmed.
He tested positive for Coronavirus on Good Friday in Lilongwe Area 25B died on Saturday.
Accoridng to Minister pf Health Jappie Mhango, who is also chairperson of the Special Cabinet Committee on Covid-19 , the victim is a 44 year-old man, a Canadian but originally from Burundi.
“He came into the country on March 28 2020,” said Mhango .
He added that the patient had other underlying medical conditions.
His wife has also tested positive for COVID-19.
There were three people in the household, one was manning their shop and is now on surveillance, a source from Lilongwe DHO has confirmed.Follow and Subscribe Nyasa TV :