Child, 6, dies from Corona virus

Child, 6, dies from Corona virus

3 April, 2020

The Chief Administrative Secretary (CAS), Dr. Mercy Mwangangi today announced 12 people have tested positive for Covid-19 from a total of 362 samples tested within the last 24 hours. From this number, 11 are Kenyans with 1 being a Somali National. The number of positive cases now stands at 122.

The cases are distributed in Nairobi with 7, Mombasa 2 with Laikipia, Kiambu and Nyeri each having 1 case. From the number, 8 are males with 4 being females while the age distribution is between 28 years and 68 years.

The CAS also announced that 1 person has succumbed to the disease bringing the number of deaths to 4. The person was a 6 year old male child who was also suffering from other medical conditions.