Virus Cases Cross 37,000 Mark As Death Toll Reaches 650

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Health CAS Dr Rashid Aman has announced 98 new Covid-19 cases from 1,644 samples tested in the last 24 hours.

This brings the tally to 37,079.

All the cases are Kenyans except 2 who are foreigners.

63 are male and 35 are female with the youngest case being a 9-year-old and the oldest 75 years old.

CAS Aman also confirmed 62 recoveries in the same period, bringing the total number of recovered persons to 23,949.

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44 are from the home-based care programme while 18 received treatment in various health facilities.

2 more COVID-19 patients have lost the battle to the virus, raising the death toll to 650.

The cases were spread out as follows: Nairobi 32, Mombasa 20, Meru 8, Uasin Gishu 8, Kiambu 5, Kisumu 4, Migori 4, Machakos 4, Elgeyo Marakwet, Kilifi, Taita Taveta and Murang’a with 2 cases each, Garissa, Kwale, Embu, Samburu, and Nakuru with 1 case each.

Nairobi cases were recorded in the following sub-counties: Embakasi East 5, Dagoretti North and Westlands 4 cases each, Embakasi Central, Kamukunji and Roysambu with 3 cases each, Dagoretti South, Embakasi West, Kasarani and Lang’ata with 2 cases each, Kibra and Ruaraka with 1 case each.

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