Covid-19 infections is now a world catastrophe of the 21st century.It has changed the way people do their work, relate with one another, and travel.Many people have died of the same and millions have lost their jobs.Almost two years, vaccines are out and it had brought hope amongst the humanity.
Photo Courtesy: Dr Mutahi Kagwe (Health CS) It's indeed an evening that has unfolded what many Kenyans did not expect or never wanted to hear.Almost everyone in the country has felt the impact of the pandemic of Covid 19.The ministry of health has now revealed that 20 people succumbed to Covid-19 over the past 24 hours.
The total number of confirmed covid-19 cases in Our Country has risen to following the recent reporting of 904 new infections in the last 24 hours.With the new infections the country's positivity rate now stands at 15.9 Per cent the Ministry of Health confirmed on Thursday 22nd April.
Ministry of Health has urged Kenyans to continue observing Corona virus disease containment protocols whether vaccinated or not.According to the Ministry, the Covid-19 curve will only flatten if members of the public heed to the above MoH advice.The Ministry has reported that 5673 tests have been conducted in the last twenty four hours bringing the total tests so far conducted in the country to over 1,620,000.
The ministry of health has today confirmed a total number of 904 people who have been tested positive for covid-19 from a sample size of about 5673 people.This is however smaller than, but nearest to Yesterday's results which were 965 but from a sample size of over 7k people.
Coronavirus disease started from China in Wuhan City in late 2019.The disease killed thousands of people in China before spreading to other nations of the world.According to the daily data by Johns Hopkins University as of now 145,008,783 people have been confirmed infected by covid-19 with more than 3.1 million deaths.
Hon Alfred Mutua who is the governor of Machakos county has now come out to urge all Kenyas to adhere to the MOH guidelines in order to contain the spread of Covid 19.He has said that avoiding alcohol for sometime won't make somebody to die.Machakos county is one of the locked counties in the one zoned area marked as disease infected area.
According to the Ministry of Health, 88 new patients have recovered from the disease on Thursday.76 are from various health facilities across the country while as 12 are from Home Based & Isolation Care.Total recoveries now stand at 105,367.From these total recoveries, 76,979 are from Home Based Care & Isolation while as 28,388 are from various health facilities.
In daily briefing, ministry of health announced 20 More patients succumb to Covid-19 in Kenya in the past 24 hours; Health CS Kagwe says, cumulative fatalities now stand at 2,560.Nairobi 288, Mombasa 88, Meru 54, Nakuru 32, Kakamega and Busia 31 cases each, Uasin Gishu and Nyamira 29 cases each, Kericho 27, Kisumu and Nyandarua 23 cases each, Murang’a 22, Kitui 17, Tharaka Nithi 16, Baringo, Kiambu, Kirinyaga and Nandi 14 cases each, Laikipia 13, Vihiga 12, Taita Taveta 11, Machakos and Kisii 10 cases each, Marsabit, Bomet, Kilifi, Embu and Siaya 9 cases each, Trans Nzoia 7, Bungoma and Kajiado 5 cases each, Samburu and Mandera 4 cases each, West Pokot and Kwale 3 cases each, Homa Bay and Isiolo 2 cases each, Nyeri and Lamu 1 case each.
Covid-19 is a respiratory disease that is affecting the Lungs and since the first report was recorded in China it has claimed more lives of people globally.Covid-19 has been one of the major problems nowadays, many people are struggling daily because of the pandemic.India is recording over 100 deaths daily because of this dangerous disease Covid 19 is making the country worse, it has been one of the big pandemics that is affecting India.
The trend in which corona virus pandemic is affecting people's lives is on another level.People are getting infected each and everyday while others are dying on a daily basis.The pandemic has made the lives of Kenyans hard such that some even lost their jobs while others are still working but their salary was slashed.
The third wave of Covid-19 pandemic has greatly affected many Kenyans.However, we all know that death is an irreversible event.We have lost our loved ones to the deadly disease while others are still fighting for their lives.It is so sad and painful as a renowned medical hero, Nurse Pamela Musikoyo Ogot has succumbed to Covid-19.
An additional 904 people have been infected with the COVID-19 in the country after testing 5,673 samples in the last 24 hours bringing the total number of infected people in the country to 154,392.Health's CS Mutahi Kagwe in a press briefing in the past (Courtesy) According to a report from the health ministry, the prevalence rate is now 15.9 percent, with 885 being Kenyans and 19 foreigners.
From their daily coronavirus updates, it seems like the coronavirus pandemic is here to stay as the ministry of health records another spike in the rate of COVID-19 infections in the country.This has made Kenyans lose hope of the country being reopened Las seem from their comments on social media with much casting doubt on the figures.
In the last 24 hours, according to the press conference by the ministry of health, the country has recorded a spike in the number of new Covid 19 cases under the past 24 hours as compared to the previous 4 days.Today, the country has recorded 965 positive cases of COVID 19 this now takes the total number of people who have contracted this highly contagious viral disease from March to 153,488.
MoH's CAS Dr Mercy Mwangangi.Image/File.According a report provided by the Mutahi Kagwe led Ministry of Health on Thursday evening, a total of 5673 new samples have been tested for Corona virus disease within the last 24 hours.Cumulatively, the Ministry has established that it has conducted over 1,624,000 tests in the country so far.
When President Uhuru Kenyatta and his government through the Health Ministry secured the AstraZeneca vaccine, there were smiles all over.The Head of State was happy because he knew he was one step ahead in the fight against the deadly corona virus disease.A disease that has robbed off the country very many prominent people like Joe Nyaga, Johnny Ibrahim Ahmed, Justus Murunga, Boniface Mwangi and others.
Corona Virus has put most part of the world to a stand still, no one is allowed to travel without some various regulation to be followed.people have been banned from going to vacation due to fear of spreading the virus.However, there came a light at the end of the tunnel when various research company have come up with various vaccines to try and end the pandemic.
India Records World's Highest Global Covid 19 Positive Cases Of Over 300,000 In The Past 24 Hours.India has recorded the world's biggest single day tally of the COVID cases of over 300,000 in the last 24 hours with the deaths jumping to a record 2,104 fatalities in the past 24 hours This is the highest global tally since the pandemic started and India is one of the countries that has been widely affected by the pandemic.
While news on headlines is publishing the increase of covid 19 infections in the world, there are those countries that are using different strategies to ensure that their citizens are vaccinated.For example, the residents of New York state in America who have been receiving their covid 19 vaccination, the residents have been receiving a gift of bhang.