Kenya Covid19 cases rise to 208

Mutahi Kagwe, Kenya health minister addressing press

By Daily Nation

Eleven more people have tested positive for Covid-19, raising Kenya’s cases to 208.

The new cases are six males and five female aged between one year and 40 years.

The cases are from Mandera (4), Mombasa (3), Nairobi (2), Nakuru (1) and Machakos (1).

Making the announcement Monday afternoon, Health Cabinet Secretary Mutahi Kagwe said that one more death has been reported, raising the number of those who have died from the virus to nine.

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Mr Kagwe said that over 8,000 samples from quarantined persons and their contacts have so far been tested.

He said that there have been 15 new recoveries, bringing the total to 40.



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