Saturday, February 27, 2021
Home Coronavirus 278 More People Test Positive For COVID-19 Bringing The Total Tally To...

278 More People Test Positive For COVID-19 Bringing The Total Tally To 9,726




Health CAS Dr Mercy Mwangangi has confirmed 278 more COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours from a sample size of 1,403 bringing the tally to 9,726

The CAS speaking during the daily briefings while in Kwale County announced that 99 people have recovered from the deadly virus and discharged from hospitals bringing the total number of recoveries to 2,832.

Further the CAS noted that three more patients had succumbed to the virus bringing the death toll to 184

On a positive note 99 people have however been discharged in the last 24 hours: the total number of recoveries now stands at 2,832.

“We want to appreciate our healthcare workers as they fight this pandemic, during this hard times. It is now our responsibility to ensure that the virus is contained by observing the measures in place,” Dr. Mwangangi added.

Ministry of Health Director General Patrick Amoth reiterated that health workers are more exposed as they are at the frontline but according to him: “We (MOH) are giving them PPE and psychosocial support to ensure their safety.”

Dr. Amoth was speaking alongside the Health CAS during the Press briefing that was held in Kwale on Saturday.

According to Kwale County governor Salim Mvurya, the county has prepared 340 isolation beds as directed by the government as he ideally urged netizens to be more vigilant and use the directives given by the Ministry of Health to combat its spread.

Kwale County had recorded 139 cases, all of whom have recovered except for 9 who are under home-based care.

34 Health Care Workers In Kenya Have Tested Positive For Covid-19 Since Outbreak – Dr. Patrick Amoth

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Most Popular

2 PASSANGERS AND A DOG SLIDE OUT OF A MOVING PLANE IN A NEW YORK AIRPORT

  Two passengers on a Delta flight bound for Atlanta opened a cabin door and activated the slide to exit the plane while it was taxiing to...

”DONALD TRUMP IS GOING MENTAL” Republican Speech writer says.

Donald Trump has come under fresh attack over his dogged refusal to concede November’s election, with former Republican speech writer Peter Wehner branding him...

TOP COP ARRESTED ON SUSPICION OF SODOMIZING MINORS

Detectives on Tuesday rescued six boys aged between 14-19 years in Chogoria, Tharaka Nithi County, following a tip-off from a member of the public. Police reports...

Top Universities in Germany, France and Netherlands Are Emerging As the Best Study Destinations In the World

The overabundance of study abroad universities and colleges offering distinguished courses is sure to baffle many students. The factors such as illustrious teaching facilities,...