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Inauguration of the National Advisory Committee

Inauguration of the National Advisory Committee

Government allows restaurants to open as it contains coronavirus  Nairobi, Monday April 27, 2020 – The National Emergency Response Committee (NERC) on Coronavirus has approved guidelines for partial reopening of eateries and restaurants. The announcement made by the Committee Chair and Cabinet

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Kenya’s COVID-19 recoveries surpass 100 mark Nairobi, Sunday April 26, 2020

Kenya’s COVID-19 recoveries surpass 100 mark  Nairobi, Sunday April 26, 2020

The  Government of Kenya interventions on COVID-19 is bearing fruits after recovery of patients surpassed the 100 mark today. Chief Administrative Secretary (CAS) for Health ,Dr. Rashid Aman announced that in the last 24 hours, the Ministry of Health has discharged eight patients from

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CAS Dr. Aman; confirms 16 new cases of COVID-19 Nairobi, Friday April 24, 2020

CAS Dr. Aman; confirms 16 new cases of COVID-19   Nairobi, Friday April 24, 2020

The government is cautioning Kenyans, including political leaders to desist from undermining the laid down rules and guidelines to combat COVID-19. While briefing the media on COVID-19 today the Chief Administrative Secretary, Ministry of Health Dr. Rashid Aman, noted that

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Tracing of contacts now moves to community Nairobi, Thursday April 23, 2020

Tracing of contacts now moves to community Nairobi, Thursday April 23, 2020

The government has tested 668 samples in the last 24 hours, out of which, 17 people have tested positive for coronavirus bringing the total number to 320. The 668 samples were drawn from  various counties namely Nairobi which had 478, Mombasa 101,

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Government restricts movement in Mandera county Nairobi, Wednesday April 22, 2020

Government restricts movement in Mandera county   Nairobi, Wednesday April 22, 2020

The Government has restricted movement into and out of Mandera County after eight people tested positive of coronavirus, becoming the fifth County after Nairobi, Mombasa, Kilifi and Kwale.Giving an update today on the status of Coronavirus and the preparedness of the

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Kenya records rise in Covid-19 Cases Nairobi, Tuesday April 21, 2020

Kenya records rise in Covid-19 Cases  Nairobi, Tuesday  April 21, 2020

Kenya is recording a rise in coronavirus cases, the Chief Administrative Secretary for Health Dr. Mercy Mwangangi announced today after confirming that 15 persons have tested positive for Coronavirus disease in the last 24 hours.  This now brings the number of confirmed cases

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Govt sets aside a special isolation and treatment facility for healthcare workers Nairobi, Monday April 20, 2020

Govt sets aside a special isolation and treatment facility for healthcare workers   Nairobi, Monday April 20, 2020

Kenya has joined the world to adopt the mantra of test-isolate-treat and trace in the fight against coronavirus. The announcement was made by the Cabinet Secretary for Health, Mutahi  Kagwe who explained that defeating coronavirus will require agile execution of testing

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Government roots for community policing to Komesha Corona Nairobi, Sunday April 19, 2020

Government roots for community policing to Komesha Corona Nairobi, Sunday April 19, 2020

The government will activate community policing to enhance community participation in the fight against coronavirus disease.  During today’s media update on coronavirus, the Chief Administrative Secretary, Dr. Mercy Mwangangi said the community policing will use Nyumba Kumi initiative, community health workers, public health officers, multi-agency

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Government warns public operators flouting the law Nairobi, Saturday April 18, 2020

Government warns public operators flouting the law  Nairobi, Saturday April 18, 2020

The Government has issued a warning to truck drivers, Boda Boda operators and matatus who are flouting measures that have been put in place to fight coronavirus.   Speaking during today’s COVID 19 media briefing the Cabinet Secretary for Health Mutahi Kagwe cautioned Boda Boda operators who

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PS Health launched mass testing for health workers Nairobi April 14, 2020

PS Health launched mass testing for health workers Nairobi April 14, 2020

The Principal Secretary for Health Susan Mochache launched mass testing of frontline health workers for #Covid19 at Kenyatta National Hospital as part of the governments efforts to scale up mass testing in order to arrest the spread of the disease

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