Covid-19: Highest number of deaths recorded as cases hit 10,294

Ever since the pandemic struck Kenya,the highest number of fatalities has been recorded today.

Health Cabinet secretay ,Mutahi Kagwe announced that in the last 12 hours,12 deaths,all from Nairobi were recorded and the total cases rose to 10,294.

He said that 3 of the 12 died while the rest in the hospital, bringing the total number of fatalities to 197.

Today ,189 new cases were recorded in the last 24 hours, out of a sample size of 1205. The total number of samples stands at 216,242.

In terms of gender out off the total cases recorded today,106 were males while 83 females.

Agewise ,the youngest was 5 while oldest 71 years old.


Fortunately ,the total recoveries rose to 2946 after 65 patients recovered today.

Highest number(147) still,came from Nairobi.

Other cases were recorded in;

  • Kiambu-10
  • Machakos -11
  • Kajiado-5
  • Mombasa-2

Kagwe stated that owing to electronic challenges ,some samples ,collected in the past 24 hours are yet to be tested.

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