174 people tested positive for the disease, out of a sample size of 2,848 tested in the last 24 hours. The total confirmed positive cases now stands at 103,188. The cumulative tests performed so far are 1,246,279.
Nairobi has 124 cases, Nakuru 10, Mombasa 9, Kiambu 7, Kilifi 4, Uasin Gishu 4, Murang’a 3, Machakos 3, Embu 2, Kajiado 2, Kirinyaga 1, Makueni 1, Migori 1, Taita Taveta 1, Elgeyo Marakwet 1 and Wajir 1.
86 patients have recovered from the disease. 65 of Isolation and Home Care, while 21 are from various health centers. Total recoveries now stand at 85,336.
Sadly, 2 patients have lost their battle with the disease, bringing our cumulative deaths to 1,797. Our condolences to the families and friends of those who have lost loved ones.
258 patients are admitted to various health facilities across the country, while 1,190 patients are in isolation and home care. 37 patients are in the Intensive Care Unit, 15 of whom are on ventilatory support and 17 on supplemental oxygen. 5 patients are under observation
Another 11 patients receive supplemental oxygen separately and all of them in the general wards.
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