Coronavirus might be with us for a long time – Dr. Mercy Mwangangi

CAS Mwangangi spoke on Thursday

Coronavirus might be with us for a long time – Dr. Mercy Mwangangi

Health Chief Administrative Secretary Dr. Mercy Mwangangi has said that the novel coronavirus disease might stay with us longer than we expect.

Speaking during the brief on Covid-19 situation in country, Dr. Mwangangi said that scientist and other experts had confirmed that the deadly virus could stay longer, as announced by the World Health Organization.

This virus maybe with us for a long time to come and therefore it requires us to maintain our current containment measures and to ensure that we can chat a way forward as to how we are able to live with Corona,” she said.

The CAS further stated that the disease is now part of our lives and that the government is working on safe ways to have people return to normalcy.

I’m sure you have seen different countries are putting in pace interventions as to how they can continue with a new normal because it will never be back to the olden days. This is a new normal and therefore the same measures are being evaluated within the country,” said Dr. Mwangangi.

These measures according to CAS Mwangangi include: How to maintain continuity of business while ensuring we have social and physical distancing, and that we are able to prevent the rising cases of coronavirus.

JOIN OUR PULSE COMMUNITY!

Unblock notifications in browser settings.

Eyewitness? Submit your stories now via social or:

Email: news@pulselive.co.ke

Recommended articles

Waiguru joins Sipangwingwi Challenge to promote Kenyan talent [Video]

Waiguru joins "Sipangwingwi Challenge" to promote Kenyan talent [Video]

Student who received Sh102M from boyfriend breaks silence

Student who received Sh102M from boyfriend breaks silence

Shinyalu MP Justus Kizito arrested

Shinyalu MP Justus Kizito arrested

Nipatieni bwana - Shouts CAS Mercy Mwangangi while in Migori with Raila

Nipatieni bwana - Shouts CAS Mercy Mwangangi while in Migori with Raila

Murang'a billionaire Joe Kibe dies

Murang'a billionaire Joe Kibe dies

DCI Kinoti says Agnes Wanjiru was dumped in septic tank while still alive

DCI Kinoti says Agnes Wanjiru was dumped in septic tank while still alive

Ruto mourns vocal Bishop Godfrey Migwi

Ruto mourns vocal Bishop Godfrey Migwi

Wanted criminal called Foolish arrested after walking into DCI trap

Wanted criminal called Foolish arrested after walking into DCI trap

President Uhuru confers City Status on Nakuru town

President Uhuru confers City Status on Nakuru town