No access to Nairobi assembly without Covid-19 negative certificate

Covid-19 test in Kibera

A health worker collects a sample for a Covid-19 test from a resident of Kibera in Nairobi on October 18, 2020.

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What you need to know:

  • This follows reports of a surge in infections among MCAs and staff at the assembly, with close to 20 said to have contracted the virus.
  • The county has also banned all physical meetings at the precincts with immediate effect, with both plenary and committee sittings to be held virtually.

Nobody will be allowed access to the Nairobi County Assembly precincts without a Covid-19 negative certificate, Speaker Benson Mutura has said.

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