Health CAS Mercy Mwangangi on Thursday 14th, May, 2020 has given the daily brief revealing that out of 1,486 samples tested in the last 24 hours,21 people have tested positive.
The youngest in the new cases is a seven year old, while the oldest is reportedly 79. Four have also been revealed as truck drivers from Namanga, Tanzania and as a result have been sent back.
BREAKING: Kenya’s Covid-19 cases hit 758 after 21 test positive, All are Kenyans (14 male, 7 female), Health CAS Mwangangi says.
4 out of the 21 positive cases are truck drivers who were tested at the Namanga border.
3 patients have recovered increasing total recoveries to 284 pic.twitter.com/LfKhMQWX1W
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In Nairobi, Eastleigh and Kibera have both recorded two new cases.
While the number of coronavirus cases are now standing at 758, sadly two additions have also been made to those who have succumbed to the virus adding up-to 42 dead in total.