Friday, May 15, 2020 – Embakasi Estate in Nairobi may go the Eastleigh way after six of the 23 new Covid19 cases were registered in the neighborhood.

Speaking to the press, Health CAS Dr. Rashid Aman, revealed that 23 new cases were discovered in 2, 100 samples tested between Thursday (May 14) and Friday (May 15), bringing the number of confirmed cases in Kenya to 781.

Nairobi registered 11 of the 23 new cases, with the remaining 12 cases found in Mombasa (5), Kajiado (3), Kiambu (2), and Wajir (2).

The 11 cases in Nairobi were found in Embakasi (6), Kamukunji (2), Lang’ata (2) and Starehe (1).

In Mombasa, all the five cases were discovered in Mvita Constituency.

When it comes to gender, 18 of the 23 new cases are male.

The age bracket of the new patients ranges from 24 years old to 85 years old,

On a sad note, the CAS announced that three more people succumbed to the deadly virus, bringing the total number of fatalities to 45.

The Kenyan DAILY POST


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