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BREAKING: Malta's first COVID-19 death confirmed by Health Minister Chris Fearne
It has been announced in the ongoing press conference.

Jillian Mallia

It has just been announced in press conference with Deputy Prime Minister and Health Minister Chris Fearne that the first Coronavirus-related death has occurred in Malta.

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Fearne has just announced that it is a 92-year-old Gozitan woman who had tested positive for the virus. He shared Coronavirus wasn't the only disease she was battling, one of which being heart-related problems. She was in a vulnerable state, he said. She passed away just over an hour ago at Gozo General Hospital.

GuideMeMalta offers its condolences to the family of the elderly woman.

8th April 2020


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A book lover, writer and globetrotter who loves exploring new places and the local gems that the Maltese Islands have to offer. An avid foodie and arts fanatic, Jillian searches the island and beyond for the perfect settings to write about.

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