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COVID-19 UPDATE: Positivity Rate at 1.0% as 44 Test Positive

Covid-19 positivity rate is now at 1.0 percent after 44 tested positive from a sample size of 4238 tested in the last 24 hours.

Total confirmed positive cases are now 252,672 and cumulative tests so far conducted are 2,673,705.

From the cases, all 44 are Kenyans. 25 are males while 19 are females. The youngest is a 1 year old child while the oldest is 84 years.

The 44 new cases are distribited as follows: Nyamira 11,Nairobi 9, Isiolo 6,Nakuru 6, Uasin Gishu 3,Kakamega 2, Siaya 2, Tharaka Nithi 2, Elgeyo-Marakwet 1,Kisii 1,Meru 1.

At the same time, 2 patients are reported to have succumbed to the disease. This now pushes the cumulative deaths to 5,257.

Meanwhile, 247 patients are reported to have recovered from the disease with 200 from the Home-Based Isolation and Care program while 47 are from various health facilities countrywide. Total recoveries now stand at 246, 274 of whom 198,948 are from the Home-Based Care and Isolation program, while 47, 326 are from various health facilities countrywide.

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