Kenya has recorded its first coronavirus connected death.
The patient, a 66-year-old national, had a long-run health condition, the Ministry of Health aforementioned Thursday evening.
“The man, who was laid low with polygenic disease, had arrived within the country on March thirteen from South Africa via Swaziland,” Health Cabinet Secretary Mutahi Kagwe aforementioned during a statement.
The patient died at the Aga Khan Hospital intensive care unit on Thursday afternoon.
On Thursday, the Republic of Kenya confirmed additional a lot of cases of coronavirus, raising the national tally to thirty-one.
In a making known, Health Chief administrative Secretary Mercy Mwangangi aforementioned the most recent cases are all Kenyans and close contacts of antecedently confirmed cases.
Dr. Mwangangi aforementioned 906 persons are have been and are being monitored which eighteen of them at the Mbagathi Hospital.