Kenya has recorded more recoveries than new Covid-19 infections over the last 24 hours with the positivity rate dropping to 3.1%.
In a statement released by the Ministry of Health, 86 people have tested positive to the disease, from a sample size of 2,789 tested in the last 24 hours.
The positivity rate is 3.1%. From the cases 84 are Kenyans and 2 are foreigners. 44 are females and 42 males.
New cases by County; Nairobi 27, UasinGishu 8, Kilifi 8, Mombasa 7, Busia, Migori, Kisii & HomaBay 4 each, Kericho and Machakos 3 cases each, Laikipia & Embu 2 cases each, Kiambu, Kisumu, Makueni, Murang’a, Nakuru, Nandi, TaitaTaveta, WestPokot, Kajiado & ElgeyoMarakwet 1 each.
On a sad note, 2 deaths have been reported in the last 24 hours, all of them having occurred on diverse dates within the last one month. This now pushes the cumulative fatalities to 3,003.
123 patients have recovered, 65 from various health facilities countrywide while 58 are from the Home Based and Isolation Care. Total recoveries now stand at 113,612 of whom 82,542 are from Home Based Care & Isolation, while 31,070 are from various health facilities countrywide.