Coronavirus – Kenya: COVID-19 update (25 January 2021)

PUBLISHED: Tue, 26 Jan 2021 15:07:47 GMT

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69 people have tested positive to the disease, out of a sample size of 2,814 tested in the last 24 hours. The total confirmed positive cases are now 100,052. The cumulative tests so far conducted are 1,158,920. From the cases 56 are Kenyans while 17 are foreigners.

Nairobi has 49, Kitui 9, Mombasa 2, Machakos 1, Busia 1, Garissa 1, Kajiado 1, Kisumu 1, Kwale 1, Meru 1, Trans Nzoia 1, and Uasin Gishu 1.

449 patients have recovered from the disease. 269 from our various facilities while 180 are from the Home-Based Isolation and Care. The total recoveries now stand at 83,418. No deaths reported therefore our fatality remains 1,744.

506 patients admitted in various health facilities countrywide, while 1,469 are on Home Based Isolation and Care. 25 patients are in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU), 13 of whom are on ventilatory support and 11 on supplemental oxygen. 1 patient is under observation.

17 patients are separately on supplementary oxygen with 10 of them in the general wards. 7 patients are in the High Dependency Unit.

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