515 more Covid-19 cases in Kenya now 29849 – Health CAS Dr. Mercy Mwangangi

COVID-19 UPDATE by Dr Mercy Mercy Mwangangi Health CAS .From the 515 new cases, 496 were Kenyans while 19 were foreigners. In terms of gender, 316 were male and 199 were female. The youngest case is an 8 months infant, while the oldest is 92 years old.

Distribution by Counties is as follows; Nairobi 251 cases, Kitui 41, Kiambu 33, Kericho 23, Kisii 19 Bomet 19, Nakuru 18, Homabay 16 Laikipia 12, Murang’a 11, Migori 10, Nyeri 9, Uasin-Gishu 8 Kajiado 8,Mombasa 7, Lamu 5, Narok 4, Busia 4.

Embu 3,Machakos 3,Nandi 3, Nyandarua 3, Wajir 3, and Kakamega 2.

On a positive note, 672 patients have recovered from the disease bringing the total number of recoveries to 15, 970. 65 patients were drawn from various facilities while 605 were from home based care program.

Sadly, we have lost 7 patients to the virus, bringing our fatalities to 472. Natuma rambirambi zangu kwa jamaa na marafika kwa kuwapoteza wapendwa wao.

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