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838 Test Positive, 23 Confirmed Dead As The Following Counties Records High Numbers Of New Cases

Flooding headlines in both local and international media platforms is non other than India which the virus(Corona) has grounded its roots and leave many lifeless.

However, Kenya turns out to be among the Countries in Africa that has shown abit of improvement in curbing the fast spreading virus.

In a latest dispatch from the Kenya Ministry Of Health, out of 8,498 tests conducted today, 838 turned Covid-19 positive. Therefore, the latest positive cases pushed the total number of Covid-19 infections in Kenya to 158,326.

(Photo credit/File/Ministry Of Health)

On the other hand, 23 patients reportedly succumbed to the virus hence pushing the cumulative fatalities to 2,688.

Nevertheless, 579 patients reportedly have been confirmed negative and fully recovered thereby pushing the total cumulative number of recoveries to 107,882.

However, a number of Counties have turned out to be recording high numbers of positive cases despite of not being under the strict lockdown directive. Below is the County distribution of the first 5 Counties;

Nairobi County~246,

Kericho County~98,

Trans Nzoia~22,

Nandi County~30,

Kakamega County~30,

Kisumu County~30,

Kitui County~28,

Uasin Gishu~28,

Kilifi County~25,

Nakuru County~23.

However, it's not yet quite satisfying as the virus has indicated it's still spreading faster. Therefore, it's important for each individual to take precautions and sanitise aswell as follow the placed Covid-19 protocols.


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