22 more people have been infected with the corona virus, thus putting Kenya at 81. Speaking to the media the health minister Mutahi Kagwe however said that there was good news after three patients were reported to have recovered.
Mutahi Kagwe said that 13 patients were male and nine were female. The patients include 18 Kenyans, 2 Pakistani citizens and 2 Cameroonians. ” We have tested 300 Kenyans out of which 22 people have been infected with the coronavirus virus.
This is the largest number he has ever earned in a day ”, he said. ” That tells you the importance of the exercise we have been doing because they could infect other people ”, added Kagwe. Minister Kagwe said that two patients who survived the disease Brenda and Brian had insisted on Kenyans that if they had Covid-19 symptoms they should go to the health center.
He said the virus was spreading rapidly in the country. In regard to incidents reported in the last 24 hours, the minister said that Kakamega has reported 1 case, Kiambu case 2, Kilifi case 1, Mombasa visa 7, Muranga case 1, Nairobi case 1 and Nyamira case 1. He has urged Kenyans to comply with government directives but said that food trucks are allowed to travel anywhere in the country. ” What we are blocking is the meetings of the people ”.