Kenyan top journalist Larry Madowo goes inside a Covid19 ICU ward in Uganda and shows how the deadly Virus is wiping out our neighbors. In the video, it shows clearly how Larry Madowo accessed a Covid19 ICU ward in Kampala and what he saw is just heart wrenching.
A touching story from neighboring Uganda has blazed the internet after a conversation emerged of the late student predicting her demise. According to a Ugandan news channel, a friend questioned her whereabouts she replied “am about to die “. Anna Katushabe graduated recently with Arts in Social Sciences from Makerere University shortly after getting married.
The president is expected to address the nation about the Covid19 situation in the country, This is because the gazzated period of curfew hours and barn of gatherings in public places ends tomorrow on 29 March and Kenyans are waiting for his speach to know whether he will tighten the measures put in place or lift the measures.
During the last 24 hours the Ministry of Health tested a sample size of 4479 people out of which 433 tested positive for Covid_19 disease. This now push the total positive cases since the first case was reported to 173,072. The positivity rate as of the last 24 hours is 7.9% which is higher to WHO requirement to fully open up the country.
During the last 24 hours the Ministry of Health 4 153 people out of which 376 tested positive for Covid_19 disease. The cumulative number of Covid_19 patients since the first case was reported now stands at 116 382. The positivity rate of Covid_19 disease now stands at 9.1%.
Covid19 lead to the loss of jobs and the closure of many businesses. Below are some of the business that can do well in the current situation; Liquor Shop An estimated 18% of Kenyans consume alcohol according to the latest research by NACADA. With the Covid19 pandemic, bars and restaurants were prohibited from operating or being limited to operating hours.
During the last 24 hours Ministry of Health registered 344 new Covid_19 cases after testing a sample size of 4864. The cumulative number of Covid_19 infections since the first case was recorded now stands at 107 041. The Ministry of Health has tested a total of 1,801,449 people as of today.
Homa bay county has been hit very hard by the Covid-19 as the county undergoes shortage of oxygen for patients with the breathing problems. According to the source the generators failed to pump oxygen to the cylinders making the individuals to suffocate due to lack of oxygen. Depletion of the important gas has occurred when the hospital is receiving many Covid-19 patients.
There is a looming lockdown as hospitals in Kisumu county are overwhelmed with patients with Covid-19 and Malaria s the region records another wave of strong virus infection. There is pressure on the CS for education professor George Magoha to postpone reopening of schools in the region after half term break because if fear and panic as hospitals are overwhelmed with Covid-19 patients.
In the run to fight the upsurge of cases on the country, the ministry of health had been offering the Covid19 vaccine to Kenyans for free in all government healthcare centers. However, it has been discovered that there are some private hospitals and companies who are claiming to be giving the vaccine at a cost and issuing legit certified for travel.
The rate of covid 19 infections in the country has been on the downward trend in the last report given by the ministry of health.Last month,the president of the republic of Kenya Uhuru kenyatta extended the ban on political gatherings due to increase of covid 19 infections that was being exprencied at that time.
During the last 24 hours the Ministry of Health has tested a sample size of 3646 people out of which 341 tested positive for Covid_19. The cumulative number of Covid_19 disease infections since it struck the country stands at 169 697. The cumulative number of Covid_19 tests stands at 1 796 585 people.
During the last 24 hours the Ministry of Health tested a sample size of 1668 people out of which 88 tested positive for Covid_19 disease. The positivity rate in the last 24 hours is now at 5.3%. The cumulative number of Covid_19 disease infections since it struck the country as of today stands at 170,735 people.
Covid19 is a viral disease that has continued to spread among people throughout the world causing havoc and great fear in some countries like India and Brazil. Since late last year, some Covid 19 vaccines have been manufactured by various countries like the UK, US, Russia, etc.
During the last 24 hours Ministry of Health has tested a sample size of 5798 where 573 tested positive for Covid_19 disease.Out of 573 cases kisumu County leads with 103 infections while Nairobi has 61 cases. The cumulative number of deaths since the disease struck the country now tally at 168,108 people.
During the last 24 hours Ministry of Health have confirmed that 382 people have tested positive for Covid_19 disease out of a sample size of 3719. The positivity rate in the last 24 hours stands at 10.3% which has risen from Monday's which was 5.7%. The positivity rate is above 5% a requirement by World Health Organization (WHO) to fully open the country.
The pandemic is one of the emerging issues in education.It has affected every aspect of education.It has affected classroom management since children are supposed to keep social distance.The Kenyan government has in response, employed more teachers to work as interns for easier classroom management.
During the last 24 hours Ministry of Health reported 111 new cases out of a sample size of 1948 people. The cumulative number of Covid_19 infections now stands at 168 543 since the pandemic struck the country. The positivity rate within the 24 hours stands at 5.7% which is 0.7% higher than the WHO requirement to fully open the country especially now that physical learning is highly affected by the pandemic.
The Covid19 pandemic has caused a lot of havoc to the country's economy.Most of the families are not able to meet their daily demands as the bread winners have lost jobs due to the stringent measures that the government employed to curb the spread of the virus.
Commercial Sex Workers demonstrated to protest harassment by authorities after the Covid_19 rules were applied.They said that the government is making them starve because their work is no longer payable anymore .The police have been harassing them especially when the curfew hours were reduced and closure of Bars ,they have called for protection of their human rights.