Covid-19 Kisumu

A nurse attends to Covid-19 patient recuperating at Jaramogi Oginga Odinga Teaching and Referral Hospital in Kisumu County on June 10, 2021.

| Tonny Omondi | Nation Media Group

Lake region faces lockdown to contain Covid-19 spread

What you need to know:

  • Some of the proposed recommendations include a cessation of movement into and out of the affected areas and increasing curfew hours.
  • Recommendations, which could be effected in the next few days, have been given to the President.

The government is mulling enhancing containment measures in the nine counties witnessing a spike in the transmission of Covid-19 in Western Kenya and Nyanza, including stopping all entry or exit in the affected areas.


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