Additional 141 people diagnosed positive from coronavirus, 3 deaths reported

Addis Ababa, June 25, 2020 (FBC) – Ministry of Health confirmed 141 additional coronavirus cases out of 4,675sample tests conducted over the last twenty four hours. The new report has brought the number of total confirmed cases in the county to 5,175. Only two of newly infected people are foreign nationals while all the remaining […]

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WHO welcomes preliminary results about dexamethasone use in treating COVID-19 patients

Addis Ababa, June 17, 2020 (FBC) – The World Health Organization (WHO) has welcomeed the initial clinical trial results from the United Kingdom (UK) that show dexamethasone, a corticosteroid, can be lifesaving for patients who are critically ill with COVID-19. For patients on ventilators, the treatment was shown to reduce mortality by about one third, […]

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