Kenya on Monday recorded 193 new cases of Covid-19, raising the country’s total to 32,557, Health CAS Rashid Aman confirmed.
This was after a sample of 3,318 was tested in the last 24 hours.
All the new cases were Kenyans except three out of which 137 were male while 56 were female.
Speaking during the daily Covid-19 briefing, Aman said age wise, the youngest was a two-month-old infant while the oldest was 87 years old.
A total of 188 of those discharged were from the home-based programme, while 37 were discharged from various health facilities.
However, six more patients succumbed to the virus, raising fatalities to 554.
#CoronaVirusUpdates. In Kenya , we have recorded 768 children under the age of 10 years as Covid-19 positive of whom 4 have died. On the other hand 430 under 5 years have been confirmed positive and the deaths in this group are two.
CAS Dr. Rashid
— Ministry of Health (@MOH_Kenya) August 24, 2020