UPDATE: 8 deaths and 10 new confirmed Covid-19 cases

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The latest update says there have been 8 new deaths as a result of Covid-19.

This brings the total number of deaths to 1658.

In some welcome news, only 10 new cases of the virus confirmed in the last 24 hours.