Mutahi Kagwe, the Health Cabinet Secretary has confirmed 8 new coronavirus cases. Speaking on Monday at Afya House, CS Kagwe announced that the number of Covid-19 had increased to 363 cases.
Four of the patients are from Nairobi and four from Mombasa, according to the Health CS.
“Kenya’s Covid-19 cases hits 363 after 8 more cases confirmed in the last 24 hours, Eight discharged after full Covid-19 recovery, number rises to 114,” Kagwe stated.
During the presser, CS Kagwe also noted that Mombasa County is now becoming a concern due to the surge in number of Covid-19 cases.
The Health CS also announced that eight people have been discharged bringing the number of recoveries to 114.
The CS further mentioned that restaurants would be allowed to re-open but under strict guidelines.
“This is not a licence to start opening bars and alcohol sale across the country. Anybody walking into a restaurant should walk in with a mask , sanitize theirs hands and if your staff have not been tested you cannot open a restaurant,” Kagwe noted.