Home Coronavirus Updates Kenya records 223 new Covid-19 cases and two deaths

Kenya records 223 new Covid-19 cases and two deaths

Mutahi Kagwe

Kenya on Saturday recorded 223 new cases of Covid-19 from a sample size of 7,748.

This brings the country’s caseload to 99,082, Health CS Mutahi Kagwe has said.

The CS in a statement confirmed the cumulative tests done so far stand at 1,121,946.

The country’s fatalities have risen to 1,728 after another two patients succumbed to the disease.

Meanwhile, 129 patients have recovered from the disease out of which 115 were from the home-based care programme.

Kenya’s recoveries now stand at 83,324.

More to follow…

-The Star

In other news – Govt slams Governor Ali Roba over al Shabaab claims

The government has faulted Mandera Governor Ali Roba for painting a picture of a county defeated by al Shabaab.

Mandera Governor Ali Roba

In a statement on Saturday, the Interior ministry said that contrary to Roba’s claims that the county was helpless in the face of terrorists, many gains have been made in countering attacks. Learn More