Former Defense Minister Brownie Samukai Recovers from COVID-19


Monrovia- Former Defense Minister Brownie Samukai is among three persons that have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 24 hours in Liberia.

Mr. Samukai was today discharged from the 14 Military Hospital Treatment Center after testing negative twice for COVID19.

The former Defense Minister was tested positive on June 30, after he voluntarily did his test on June 28.

He was today pictured in the compound of the treatment center moments before he boarded his vehicle to rejoin his family.

Health authorities in Liberia today announced 12 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 and four new deaths.

The new cases and deaths bring the country’s total to a record 1,010 cases and 51 deaths. A total of 423 persons have so far recovered from the virus in Liberia since the outbreak in March.