Italy with 4,300 deaths now has the highest toll in the world.
Deaths there rose by 627 on Friday.
China where the virus originated last year has 3,245 reported deaths.
Trailing China is Spain which, as at yesterday, had recorded 1002, a jump of 235 from the 767 recorded deaths on Thursday.
Nearly 20,000 people have been infected in Spain while 1,588 people recovered.
The United States has over 13,000 confirmed cases and more than 204 deaths, and the United Kingdom 177.
The number of cases in Germany rose by nearly 3,000 to 13,957 overnight
There were also 11 more deaths from COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus, bringing the total in Germany to 31.
The Robert Koch Institute, which is responsible for disease control and prevention, has also recommended people keep their distance to limit the spread of coronavirus. SHARE THIS NEWS USING ANY OF THE BUTTON BELOW PLACE YOUR TEXT ADVERT BELOW ⬇⬇⬇