Covid-19 testing

Medics collect samples for Covid-19 testing from a man at Namanga One Stop Border post on May 12, 2020. 

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‘Black December’ as Covid fears cloud festivities

What you need to know:

  • An estimated 1,469 have lost their lives to the disease so far, while total recoveries stand at 55,344.
  • Kenya’s positivity rate has gone down to 12 per cent in the past two weeks, from a high of 16 per cent.
  • The average positivity rate as of Sunday, for one week, was 14.5 per cent.

Today marks the start of a December like no other in recent memory.


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