Covid-19: Death toll rises to 920 as 276 more test positive

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

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What you need to know:

  • Health Cabinet Secretary Mutahi Kagwe also reported 276 more infections following testing of 2,126 samples for the virus in the last 24 hours, raising the caseload to 49,997.
  • Since the virus was first discovered in Kenya on March 13, the country has tested a total of 662,046 samples for coronavirus.

The Covid-19 death tally in Kenya has increased to 920 after 18 more patients succumbed to the virus in the last 24 hours, the Ministry of Health has announced.


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