Kenya records 3new COVID-19 deathsbringing the cumulative fatalities to 1,716
The Ministry of Health, Kenya also confirms 98 people have tested positive for the virus, from a sample size of 3,369 tested in the last 24 hours, bringing to 98,432 the number of confirmed positive cases in the country. The cumulative tests are now 1,097,647.
A statement from the Ministry adds that 154 patients have recovered from the disease, 144 being from the Home-Based Care Program, while 10 have been discharged from various hospitals. The total recoveries now stand at 81,255.
696 patients currently admitted in various health facilities countrywide and 2,116 are on Home Based Isolation and Care. 32 patients are in Intensive Care Unit (ICU), 21 of whom are on ventilatory support and 10 on supplemental oxygen. 1 is on observation.