Kenya's Covid-19 recoveries jump by 2,217 as cases near 140,000

Covid unit at KNH

Medics inside the Kenyatta national hospital (KNH) Infectious Disease Unit at Mbagathi Hospital in Nairobi in this photo taken on April 17, 2020.
 

Photo credit: Jeff Angote | Nation Media Group

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  • CS Kagwe announced 14 more deaths, six of them over the last one month and eight from the audit of facility records, raising the toll to 2,258.

The number of Covid-19 recoveries in Kenya on Tuesday increased by a record 2,217, the Health ministry announced, saying a majority of the patients had been hospitalised.

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