Botswana’s Ministry of Health and Wellness has confirmed five suspected cases of Coronavirus presenting with flu-like symptoms since 30 January 2020.
All five suspected cases arrived at the Sir Seretse Khama International Aiport (SKIA).
The cases were picked at different times and are isolated at a designated health facility awaiting laboratory results.
The ministry emphasised that these are suspected cases since they presented with symptoms of upper respiratory tract infection such as fever, cough, fatigue and headache.
The public is advised to continue exercising precautions towards the prevention of Coronavirus such as personal hygiene.