Kenya records 3 more Corona virus cases

Kenya records 3 more Corona virus cases

26 March, 2020

The Health Chief Administrative  Secretary (CAS), Dr. Mercy Mwangangi today announced that 3 more  people have tested positive in the last 24 hours from a total of 74 samples tested bringing the total number of confirmed cases in the country to 31. The confirmed cases are spread out in Nairobi, Mombasa,Kilifi, Kajiado and Kwale.

The 3 cases are all Kenyan females aged between 30 and 61 years. 2 are from Kilifi and 1 from Nairobi.

Dr.Mwangangi also confirmed that 1029 close contacts were under monitoring and out of this number, 123 had been discharged after completing the 14 day follow up period. 18 individuals remain admitted to the Mbagathi hospital awaiting results.