The sports category has moved to a new website.
ADVERTISEMENT

COVID-19: 1,091 test positive, 533 recover

1,058 are Kenyan, 33 are foreigners

COVID-19 positive test

1,091 people have tested positive to COVID-19 bringing the total number of positive cases to 144,154.

The 1,091 were confirmed from a sample size of 7,300 tested in the last 24 hours.

The positivity rate stands at 14.9 % while cumulative tests conducted so far are 1,549,388.

In a statement, the Ministry of Health confirmed that 1,058 of the new cases are Kenyan while 33 are foreigners with 481 females and 610 males.

ADVERTISEMENT

236 patients are in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU), 45 of whom are on ventilatory support and 159 on supplemental oxygen.

32 patients are under observation while 259 patients are on supplementary oxygen. 246 of them are in general wards while 13 are in High Dependency Units (HDU).

Additionally, 1,605 patients are currently admitted in various health facilities countrywide, while 4,233 patients are on Home Based Isolation and Care.

The Ministry confirmed that 533 patients have recovered from the disease; 297 from various health facilities, while 236 from Home Based and Isolation Care.

The total number of recoveries to 98,183.

JOIN OUR PULSE COMMUNITY!

Unblock notifications in browser settings.
ADVERTISEMENT

Eyewitness? Submit your stories now via social or:

Email: news@pulselive.co.ke

Recommended articles

Bishop bars politicians from speaking at Ruto's event amid pressure from gen Z

Bishop bars politicians from speaking at Ruto's event amid pressure from gen Z

IG Douglas Kanja takes decisive action after discovery of bodies in Mukuru kwa Njenga

IG Douglas Kanja takes decisive action after discovery of bodies in Mukuru kwa Njenga

Ruto offered me a CS position this week & I declined – Azimio Principal reveals

Ruto offered me a CS position this week & I declined – Azimio Principal reveals

DCI gives update amid confusion over number of bodies retrieved in Mukuru kwa Njenga

DCI gives update amid confusion over number of bodies retrieved in Mukuru kwa Njenga

Kenyans react as Shakur the Cop shares his plight after taking part in demos

Kenyans react as Shakur the Cop shares his plight after taking part in demos

Ruto, Mudavadi & Gachagua reveal what Kenyans should expect in new cabinet

Ruto, Mudavadi & Gachagua reveal what Kenyans should expect in new cabinet

Ruto breaks silence on mutilated bodies found in Mukuru kwa Njenga

Ruto breaks silence on mutilated bodies found in Mukuru kwa Njenga

Mukuru Kwa Njenga horror: woman’s horrifying dream, more mutilated bodies & standoff

Mukuru Kwa Njenga horror: woman’s horrifying dream, more mutilated bodies & standoff

More mutilated bodies retrieved from Mukuru Kwa Njenga as pressure mounts on Ruto

More mutilated bodies retrieved from Mukuru Kwa Njenga as pressure mounts on Ruto

ADVERTISEMENT