Medical experts have warned of a possible “India-like situation” in Lake Victoria region after Covid-19 infections surged more than 200 per cent in two weeks amid a shortage of testing kits and community aversion to vaccination and containment measures.
Kenya’s COVID-19 Positivity Rate at 9.1pc, 14 more Fatalities. Kenya confirmed 376 new coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours, bringing the national total to 166,382, according to the Ministry of Health on Wednesday.
Meanwhile, 318 patients have recovered from the disease, with 48 having received Home Based and Isolation Care and 70 receiving care at various health facilities across the country.
Total recoveries now total 117,235, with 83,054 from the Home Based Care and Isolation program and 31,181 from other health facilities.
Both levels of Govt remain committed in the fight against COVID-19. For the measures put in place to achieve desired results, members of public have to do their part by strictly complying with the set health guidelines.
Covid is triggering alarming poverty levels across Africa — study: The Covid-19 pandemic is pushing an increasing number of people in sub-Saharan Africas leading economies into poverty, a new survey.
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