Health CAS Dr Rashid Aman has confirmed 271 new COVID-19 cases in the country after 4,019 samples were tested in the last 24 hours. The virus load now stands at 30,636.
Speaking during the daily COVID-19 briefings, Aman indicated that five more people have succumbed to the virus bringing the tally for fatalities to 487.
Of the new positive cases, 267 are Kenyans while 4 are foreigners. Ideally, 178 are males and 89 are female.
The youngest to have contracted the virus is a one-month-old infant while the oldest is an 80 year old
208 patients have recovered hence tally for recoveries stands at 17,368.