Kenya reports 10 more Covid-19 deaths

Health CAS Mercy Mwangangi gives Covid-19 updates at Afya House in Nairobi on September 15, 2020.

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  • The Health ministry said the country recorded 96 new Covid-19 cases bringing the national tally to 36,301.

Ten more people have died in Kenya after contracting the coronavirus, bringing the death toll to 634.

The Health ministry said that 96 new infections were picked up over the past day, pushing the number of known cases in the country to 36,301.

Health Chief Administrative Secretary Mercy Mwangangi said during the daily Covid-19 briefing that 121 more patients have recovered from the disease. 

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Of the new 121 recoveries, 97 patients were on home-based care and 24 in various hospitals. The total number of recoveries, since the disease was first detected in the country in March, now stands at 23,364,