Home News & Updates Kenya's COVID-19 cases rise to 110, 29 more confirmed

Kenya’s COVID-19 cases rise to 110, 29 more confirmed

Kenya has on Thursday confirmed 29 more coronavirus cases bring the total number of positive infections to 110.

Confirming the new numbers was Health CS Mutahi Kagwe who said that in the last 24 hours 662 samples were taken in for testing.

It was from the samples that 29 people were confirmed to have tested positive with 28 being Kenyans and one being a Congolese national.

“In the last 24 hours, we have managed to test a total of 662 samples out of which 29 people have tested positive for the Coronavirus disease.

Out of the 29, 28 are Kenyans while one is Congolese. This now brings the total number of those who have tested positive for the disease in the country to 110.”

Mass testing of 2,050 people placed under quarantine in various hotels and government facilities has began.

Also confirmed by the CS was the death of two people with one being from Mombasa and the other one from Nairobi.

Today, we lost two patients who had tested positive for the disease, one in Nairobi and another in Mombasa.

This now brings to three the number of deaths of those who have tested positive for the virus in the country.”

Kenyans have once again being called to change their attitude and behavior towards the virus.

The government has announced stiffer measures to curb the pandemic including mandatory use of masks in Matatus, Tuk Tuk and motorbikes.

Subscribe to our newsletter

To be updated with all the latest news, offers and special announcements.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

- Advertisment -

Most Popular

Luis Suarez to rejoin group after testing negative

Former Barcelona striker Luis Suarez is set to rejoin teammates at Atletico Madrid after testing negative for COVID-19.The news was confirmed by the club...

Kenyatta University staff and students involved in an accident

Several students and staff from the Kenyatta university were involved in an accident along the Kibwezi-Kitui road.The staff and students managed to come out...

A record 11,324 COVID-19 recoveries confirmed in Kenya

Kenya has on Thursday confirmed a record 11,324 COVID-19 recoveries in the last 24 hours as confirmed by the Ministry of Health.The new recoveries...

BBI:Mudavadi calls out DP Ruto for taking Kenyans in circles

ANC party leader Musalia Mudavadi has teared into DP William Ruto for taking Kenyans in circles over the BBI debate.Taking on social media, Mudavadi...