Kenya has recorded 318 new COVID-19 cases out of the 2,592 samples that were tested in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in the country to 41,937.
In terms of gender 215 are males while 103 are females, the youngest patient being 3 months old while the oldest is 90 years.
Of the new cases, 309 are Kenyans while nine are foreigners.
Distribution of cases is as follows Nairobi 112,Uasin Gishu 30, Mombasa 29 Nakuru 25, Busia 24, Kisii 21 Kisumu 19, Kakamega 8, Moranga 8, Kilifi 6, Laikipia, Kiambu and Embu 5 cases each, Homabay 4, Trans Nzoia and Turkana 3 cases each Machakos, Isiolo and Kajiado 2 cases each Nyandarua, Garissa, Tharaka Nithi, Vihigia and Kirinyaga 1 case each.
243 patients have recovered from the disease in the last 24 hours. 132 of the recoveries were from the Home-Based Care program, while 111 were discharged from various hospitals across the country. Total COVID-19 recoveries in the country have now risen to 31,340.
unfortunately, 10 patients have succumbed to the virus raising the death toll to 787.