Infections rise as experts warn of third Covid wave in Kenya

Covid vaccination at KNH

Kenyatta National Hospital nurse Lucy Kipkemei vaccinates CEO Evanson Kamuri against Covid-19 during the launch of Kenya's campaign at the hospital in Nairobi on March 5, 2021.
 

Photo credit: Jeff Angote | Nation Media Group

What you need to know:

  • The Covid-19 cases rose to a peak in June and July last year, then dropped sharply, only to rise again to a new peak in October and November, before going to a new low level in January and early February.

Experts have warned of a possible third wave of Covid-19 in the country due to the recent spike in new cases.

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