Lesotho through the ministry of Health has confirmed the existence of the first COVID-19 case today.
The Ministry of Health Public Relations Officer Ms ‘Mateboho Mosebekoa confirmed that the statement trending in the social media is from the ministry.
She declined to reveal gender and district of the victim.
“It is too early to disclose that information for now before the concerned person has been informed”, said the PRO.
Allegations from the anonymous source revealed that this person is a student from outside the country.
The statement in question is attached below: