Number of infections on the rise with 473 new positive cases confirmed

Number of infections on the rise with 473 new positive cases confirmed

Cabinet Secretary for Health (CS), Mutahi Kagwe at Kilifi | Courtesy of Ministry of Health

10 July, 2020

Health CS, Mutahi Kagwe has to today announced the highest number of positive cases with 473 people testing positive for Covid-19 in the last 24 hours from a sample of 6,979. This now brings the number of infections in the country to 9,448.

From today’s cases, Kilifi has recorded only 3 infections bringing the case load in the county to 71. In terms of gender, 324 are males and 149 females with the youngest being 1 year old and oldest 90.

A total of 76 people have been discharged from various hospitals bringing recoveries to 2,733.  Another 8 have lost their lives to the disease taking number of deaths to 181.