The ministry of health announced 497 covid-19 cases today out of 4,922 samples tested.This is a highest number recorded in 24 hours bringing the total number of cases to 10,791.
Health CAS Dr. Mercy Mwangangi who announced also added that cumulative tests have reached 21,234 as of now.Out of the 497 cases,480 are Kenyans while 17 are foreigners.318 were male while 179 female all between ages 2-81.
71 patients have been discharged bringing the total to 3017 recoveries.Five more people have died bringing the total of fatalities to 202.
Distribution per county;
Uasin Gishu 8
arok, Nyeri and Meru have two cases each while Kakamega, Kericho, Kilifi, Laikipia and Nandi Counties have one case each.