There has been a cause of Alarm in Kenya after the Health ministry confirmed the highest number of coronavirus cases.
During his daily press briefing at the Afya house, Health Cs Mutahi Kagwe has announced that Kenya has confirmed 123 new cases of the novel Coronavirus (Covid-19) in the last 24 hours raising the national tally to 1,471.
Health Cabinet Secretary Mutahi Kagwe said a total of 3,077 people had been tested since the last update on Tuesday.
He said that the cases are now spread in 35 hospitals in the country.
He added that seven were in critical condition.
Among the new cases, Nairobi recorded 85 cases, Mombasa, 24 and Kiambu 4 cases.
Mathare, Nairobi is on the spot after 33 residents tested positive for Covid-19.
Unfortunately, three more patients have succumbed to Covid-19 related complications. This now raises the national death toll to 55.
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