184 COVID-19 cases confirmed raising numbers to 4,044

Dr Rashid Aman
Health CAS Dr Rashid Aman. [Photo Star]

Kenya recorded 184 COVID-19 cases on Wednesday bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 4,044.

This is the highest number of COVID-19 cases recorded so far.

Health CAS Dr Rashid Aman said that Kenya has now entered the exponential phase where high numbers of positive cases are likely to be recorded daily.

This is the highest number recorded in a single day.

A total of 2,518 samples was tested in the last 24 hours.

Out of the 184 new cases, only one is a foreigner while the rest are Kenyans.

Nairobi led the pack with the highest number of confirmed cases at 111, Mombasa (19), Kajiado (14), Meru (13), Kiambu (9), Busia (6), Nakuru (4), Machakos (3), while Kwale, Kisumu, Garissa, Taita Taveta, and Vihiga all had one case each.

In Nairobi, the new cases were recorded as follows: Westlands (33), Kibra (19), Lang’ata (18), Embakasi East (15), Dagoretti North (12), Kamukunji (12), Makadara (2), Starehe (2), Embakasi Central (2), while Roysambu, Embakasi West, Kasarani, and Embakasi South recorded one case each.

Dr Aman announced that A total of 27 more patients were discharged but, sadly, another two patients lost their lives raising fatalities to 107.