Kenya’s Covid-19 cases have risen to 5,206 after 254 individuals tested positive on Wednesday, June 24.
The results are drawn from a total of 4,859 samples tested in 24 hours with Nairobi registering the highest number of cases.
During the daily Covid-19 briefing at Afya House, Health CAS Mercy Mwangangi stated that 41 patients had been discharged, bringing the number of recoveries to 1,823.
Two patients succumbed to the disease over the same period bringing the total number of fatalities to 130.
136 of the cases were male while 68 are female.
The distribution of cases in counties is as follows; Nairobi 127, Mombasa 36, Migori 29, Kajiado 22, Kiambu 12, Busia 9, Uasin Gishu 5, Muranga 3.
In Nairobi County, the cases are from; Westlands (32), Dagoretti North (18), Lang’ata (16), Embakasi East (12).
Mombasa cases: Mvita (11), Jomvu 8 with Kisauni and Likoni recording five (5) each.