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Kenya reports 57 cases of COVID-19 Nairobi, Sunday May 17, 2020

Kenya reports 57 cases of COVID-19  Nairobi, Sunday May 17, 2020

The Ministry of Health surveillance and case management team has in the last 24 hours tested 2,198 samples for Covid-19, out of which, 57 people have tested positive. This now raises the country’s total number of positive cases to 887. So far

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President Kenyatta extends curfew by 21 days Nairobi, Saturday May 16, 2020

President Kenyatta extends curfew by 21 days Nairobi, Saturday May 16, 2020

President Uhuru Kenyatta has extended the nationwide curfew and the cessation movements in counties of Nairobi, Mombasa  Kwale,  Kilifi and Mandera till 6th June in a bid to prevent the spread of COVID-19 on the advice of the National Emergency Response committee on coronavirus.

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23 people test positive for corona virus Nairobi, Friday May 15, 2020

23 people test positive for corona virus  Nairobi, Friday May 15, 2020

The government has commenced targeted testing in high risk areas  of Eastleigh and Embasaki. The Chief Administrative Secretary (CAS) for Health  Dr. Rashid Aman said today after confirming 23 new positive cases of coronavirus after testing 2,100 samples in the last

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Govt announce 21 new cases of COVID-19 Nairobi , Thursday May 14, 2020

Govt announce 21 new cases of COVID-19   Nairobi , Thursday May 14, 2020

The Government has  tested 1,486 samples in the last 24 hours, out of which 21 people have tested positive of coronavirus bringing the total number in the country to 758. All the 21 cases are Kenyans , Dr. Mercy Mwangangi,

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Government focuses on porous borders to fight COVID-19 Nairobi , Thursday May 14, 2020

Government focuses on porous borders to fight COVID-19  Nairobi , Thursday May 14, 2020

Porous borders have become the latest high risk areas in the transmission of the Covid -19 disease and now our areas of focus, the Chief Administrative Secretary (CAS) for Health, Dr. Mercy Mwangangi said today. The CAS disclosed that the Government

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Government initiate talks to avert health workers strike Nairobi , Thursday May 14, 2020

Government initiate talks to avert health workers strike   Nairobi , Thursday May 14, 2020

The government has commenced talks with health workers union to avert a looming strike called by the workers on Monday, Health Chief Administrative Secretary (CAS) Dr. Mercy Mwangangi said today. Speaking when she gave an update on the Covid 19 situation,

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Government plans to instal mobile lab at Namanga border Nairobi, Wednesday May 13, 2020

Government plans to instal mobile lab at Namanga border  Nairobi, Wednesday May 13, 2020

The Government of Kenya will put up a mobile testing laboratory at Namanga border point within the next one week to run Covid 19 tests for track drivers and the locals as well. The facility according to the Chief Administrative

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Kenya reports 15 new cases of COVID-19 Nairobi, Tuesday May 12, 2020

Kenya reports 15 new cases of COVID-19   Nairobi, Tuesday May 12, 2020

The Chief Administrative Secretary (CAS) in the Ministry of Health has confirmed 15 new cases of COVID-19 from a sample of  978  tested in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of positive cases in Kenya to 715.. Addressing the media

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Kenya announce 28 new cases of COVID-19 two months after first case Nairobi, Monday, May 11, 2020

Kenya announce 28 new cases of COVID-19 two months after first case   Nairobi, Monday, May 11, 2020

The Ministry of Health, COVID-19 Case Management team is reviewing guidelines to make it possible for anybody admitted in the hospital  to undergo the Covid-19 test as a standard procedure. Ag. Director General for Health, Dr. Patrick Amoth  said this will not

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Country records high recoveries from Covid-19 Nairobi, Sunday May 10, 2020

Country records high recoveries from Covid-19  Nairobi, Sunday May 10, 2020

Kenya has registered the highest number of people who have recovered from the Coronavirus. The Ministry of Health, Chief Administrative Secretary (CAS), Dr. Rashid Aman announced today that 32 people have been discharged from hospital rising the total number of recoveries to

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