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Kenya’s COVID-19 infections rise by 141 to 37,489

Kenya has in the last 24 hours tested 3,307 samples out of which 141 new COVID-19 infection were confirmed bringing to 37,489 the cumulative cases confirmed.

The number of cumulative samples so far tested now stand at 527,305 since the first positive case was confirmed back in March by the Ministry of Health.

All the new cases are Kenyans except 7 who are foreigners. The number of males from the new cases are 103 and females 38.The youngest is 4-years and the oldest 74-years of age.

For the first time Trans-Nzoia leads with the a daily high record of 28 cases followed by Nakuru with 24 cases, Nairobi 14, Mombasa 14, Kiambu 9, Migori 8, Kisumu 6, Kajiado 6, Uasin Gishu 5, Narok 5, Kitui 5, Turkana 4, Bungoma 2, Homabay 2, West Pokot 2,Machakos 2 as Murang’a, Nandi, Vihiga, Meru and Busia recorded a case each.

In the same 24 hours, Health CAS Dr. Mercy Mwangangi confirmed 81 new recoveries rising the number of confirmed recoveries in the country to 24,344.

On a sad note, five more patients passed away in the same 24 hours bringing to 669 the number of confirmed fatalities.

Kenya's COVID-19 infections rise by 141 to 37,489
Berryl Achieng
Kenyan news interests me a lot but I also keep tabs on other news making headlines in Africa and around the world.


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