Voi Primary School in Taita Taveta has been closed down, after three teachers tested positive for the novel coronavirus disease.
Voi Primary closed after 3 teachers test positive for Covid-19
The school has been closed indefinitely
The closure of the school was confirmed by the Taita Taveta County Education Director Samson Wanjohi.
This comes a day after 52 Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education (KCSE) candidates in Kolanya Boys High School tested positive for Covid-19.
Reports reaching Pulse Live said that six teachers from the institution also tested positive for the deadly virus, and two other members of the support staff.
Covid-19 cases have been on the rise across the country, with schools being among the most affected despite having only candidates continuing with their studies.
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