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Government publishes tough measures for not wearing masks

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The government through a gazette notice has published tough measures if one is found not wearing a mask in public places.

The Kenyan gazette notice first sorts to explain the restricted movement imposed in Nairobi, Mombasa, Kilifi and Kwale.

They explain how people are forbidden from entering or leaving the mentioned places by land, air or through any means of transport for a period of 21 days.

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During this period, only cargo transporting vehicles will be allowed in and out so as to deliver essential goods such as food stuffs.

In other regions across the country, citizen are reminding to wear masks in public and even inside vehicles.

Vehicles are required to carry 50% of passengers so as to minimize the risk of transmission.

Failure to comply with the public wearing of masks, one will be liable to pay a fine not exceeding Ksh 20,000 or imprisonment for a period not exceeding 6 months or both.

Health CS Mutahi Kagwe has over and over again be heard in the public urging Kenyans to follow the guidelines issued by his ministry to avoid serious future consequences.


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