December 14th According to foreign media reports, Swazi Prime Minister Ambrose Dlamini died at the age of 52 in hospital in neighboring South Africa four weeks after contracting the novel coronavirus.
Deputy Prime Minister Masouku of Swaziland said in a statement that the king and queen of the country had ordered him to announce the death of Prime Minister Dlamini to the whole country, Reuters reported.
It is reported that Dramini was transferred to South Africa for treatment on December 1 after testing positive for the novel coronavirus.
At that time, Masuku said that his condition was stable and his response to treatment was good.
According to the Swaziland Ministry of Health, the African country with a population of 1.2 million currently has 6,768 confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus and 127 deaths.