Kenya’s Covid 19 Positivity Rate At 3.8%


The ministry of health yesterday announced that 91 people tested positive for covid 19 from a sample size of 2,371 tested in the last 24 hours which brings the confirmed positive cases to 324,859.

The positivity rate is now at 3.8%.

From the new case 45 are Kenyans while 46 are foreigners; 58 are males and 33 are females, while the youngest is a 5-year-old and the oldest is 77 years old.

 The youngest is a 5-year-old while the oldest is 77 years old. 

In regards to county distribution,Nairobi 82, Mandera 4, Mombasa  2, Kwale, Nyeri and Siaya 1.

Health cabinet secretary Mutahi Kagwe said 63 patients from the Home Based and Isolation Care Program recovered from Covid-19.

The total recoveries are now at 318,524 of whom 265,493 are from the Home-Based Care and Isolation program, while 53,031 are from various health facilities in the country. 

Cumulative fatalities remain 5,651 as no patient succumbed to the infection.  


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