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246 test positive for COVID-19 as 217 recover from the virus

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246 people have tested positive for COVID-19, from 4,179 samples tested in the last 24 hours, bringing to 32,364 the number of confirmed positive cases.

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All are Kenyans except 8 that are foreigners.

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157 are males and 89 females with the youngest case being a one-year old-infant while the oldest is 87 years.

A statement from the Ministry of Health stated that, 217 patients have recovered from the disease, with 178 being from the Home-Based Care program, while 39 have been discharged from various hospitals.

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The total number of recoveries now stands at 18,670.

6 patients have succumbed from the virus bringing total number of fatalities to 548.

Nairobi County has 78 cases, Kajiado 24, Kiambu 22, Nakuru 20, Busia 17,
Trans Nzoia 17, Machakos 16, Kirinyaga 12, Kisii 11, Kisumu 8, Mombasa 6, Embu 3, Garissa 2, Nyeri 2, Nyamira 1, Kakamega 1, Isiolo 1, Kitui 1, Kericho 1, Murang’a 1, Kilifi 1 and Tharaka Nithi 1.

 

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