The Ministry of Health on Wednesday announced that 130 people have tasted positive for Covid-19 from a sample size of 4,869 tested in the last 24 hours.
The positivity rate is now at 2.7% with total confirmed infections rising to 250,510 and cumulative test conducted so far are 2,586,260.
From the cases, 127 are kenyans while 3 are foreigners, 74 are males while 56 are females. The youngest is a one-year-old child while the oldest is 99 years old.
The Health Ministry said that 222 patients have recovered from the disease, with 169 from the Home-Based isolation and Care Program while 53 were discharged from various health facilities across the country.
The total number of recoveries stand at 243,286.
However, 25 patients have succumbed to the disease, all if them being late deaths reported after conducting facility record audits.
The total number of fatalities from the disease stand at 5,175.
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