144 COVID-19 Infections Confirmed As Toll Rises To 34,201

Health CS Mutahi Kagwe has announced 144 new cases of COVID-19 from a 4,260 sample size.

Kenya’s caseload is now at 34,201.

11 of the new cases were foreigners while the rest were Kenyan nationals.

Age wise, the youngest is a 7-year old child, while the oldest is 84, the CS said in a statement.

88 of the cases were males while 56 were females.

In the last 24 hours, 205 patients have been discharged bringing the total number of recoveries to 19,893.

122 of these patients were from the home-based programme, while 83 were discharged from various hospitals.

In the same period, 3 people have died raising the number of fatalities to 577.

Nairobi recorded the highest number of infections with 77 cases, Mombasa 18, Kiambu 9, Kisumu 6, Kajiado 6, Machakos 5, Narok 5, Turkana 5, Nakuru 4, Nandi 2, Laikipia 1, Meru 1, Siaya 1, Isiolo 1, Kilifi 1, Homabay 1, and Trans Nzoia 1.


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