Health CAS Rashid Aman announced that four more individuals had succumbed to COVID-19, bringing the total number of fatalities to 100.
During the daily briefing at Afya House on Saturday June 13, Health CAS Dr Rashid Aman stated that 3,503 samples had been tested over the 24-hour period.
Out of those samples, 152 individuals have tested positive in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of those infected with Covid-19 to 3,457.
All the 152 cases are Kenyans with 116 being male while 36 are female.
“We have ran a large test of 3,503 samples in the last 24 hours, out of which, 152 people tested positive for the virus. The cumulative number of tests conducted so far is 112,171, and the total case load in the country is 3,457.” Dr. Aman stated.
57 individuals had been discharged, bringing the number of recoveries to 1,221.
Nairobi had 70 cases, followed by Mombasa with 41, Busia 16, Kiambu 9, Kajiado 4, Machakos and Migori with three cases each.
Kisumu had 2 cases and Taita Taveta, Narok, Nakuru and Uasin Gishu had one case each.
The 70 cases in Nairobi were spread out as follows; Embakasi (21) Starehe (9), Makadara and Kamukunji with 6 cases each, Kibra (5), Mathare (4), Dagoretti North (3), Embakasi West (3), Embakasi East, Roysambu, Lang’ata, Kasarani and Westlands with 2 cases each and Dagoreti South, Embakasi Central and Embakasi North with a case each.
Mombasa’s 41 cases are from; Nyali 14, Mvita 10, Likoni 7, Kisauni 6 and Changamwe 4. All the 16 cases in Busia are of truck drivers from Malaba Point Of Entry.
In Kiambu, the 9 cases are from; Ruiru, 6, Thika, 2 and Kikuyu with one case. Kajiado has 4 cases from Kajiado Central & Loitokitok, 2 cases each.
Machakos has 3 cases from; Athi River, 2 and Mwala, 1. Migori’s 3 cases are from Suna West, 2 and Suna East 1.
In Kisumu, the 2 cases are from; Kisumu Central and 1 Kisumu East.