Covid-19: Kenya reaches 38,115 cases after 244 more test positive

People in Kibera, Nairobi County, walk past a wall with a message on how to stop the spread of the coronavirus on April 16, 2020.

Photo credit: Evans Habil | Nation Media Group

What you need to know:

  • The ministry reported that 40 more patients had been discharged, raising the total number of recoveries to 24,621.
  • The update came amid hope that the country's infections curve will have flattened in two weeks.
  • Nairobi County led with 63 new cases and was followed by Nakuru with 59, Kisii with 23, Garissa with 16, Kisumu with 14, Mombasa with 13 and Kiambu with 10.

Kenya on Sunday crossed the 38,000 mark of Covid-19 cases after reporting 244 new infections following the testing of 3,707 samples in the last 24 hours.

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