Kenya's Covid-19 cases now at 102,221 after 173 more tested positive

353 patients currently admitted in hospital

Health through CS Mutahi Kagwe

The Ministry of Health has announced 173 new cases of Covid-19 in the country following the testing of 3,784 samples over the last 24 hours.

The Covid-19 case load stands at 102,221.

Three hundred and fifty-three patients are currently admitted at various facilities countrywide while 1,283 more are under the Home-Based Care programme.

Thirty-four patients are in the Intensive Care Unit, 15 of whom are on ventilatory support and 17 on supplemental oxygen. 2 patients are under observation.

Another nine patients are separately on supplementary oxygen with all of them are in the general wards.

Deaths and Recoveries

Two patients succumbed to the Covid-19 disease bringing Kenya's total fatalities to 1,791.

Kenya's recoveries stand at 84,728 after 186 patients were discharged; 163 from the home-based care programme and 23 from various health facilities.

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