The health agency stated this in a tweet on its official Twitter account on Saturday evening.
According to the tweet, COVID-19 had killed 339 people in Africa, while a total of 652 patients have recovered from the deadly disease across the continent.
“#COVID19 – SURVEILLANCE UPDATE
“[email protected]_AfricanUnion Member States reporting 8,018 COVID-19 cases, 339 deaths, and 652 recoveries by region,” it said.
Recall that Africa CDC had also provided an update on Coronavirus on Saturday morning.