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Kenya coronavirus cases rise to 22,053 after 690 more test positive

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Kenya’s coronavirus cases continued to increase sharply on Sunday with the Health ministry’s announcement of 690 more infections. The new patients – 681 Kenyans and...
African News

Tanzania bans Kenya Airways over omission from countries to resume flights

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Tanzania has banned Kenya Airways from flying into the country until further notice. The Tanzania Civil Aviation Authority (TCAA) said in a statement that is...
African News

IMF approves $171.9 million to Madagascar to address coronavirus pandemic

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The International Monetary Fund (IMF) approved $171.9 million of funding to Madagascar, it said on Thursday, bringing the total COVID-19 emergency support to the country...
Business Finance

Kenya central banker says still has ‘plenty of firepower’

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Kenya’s central bank governor said on Thursday that policymakers still have “plenty of firepower” to combat impact of the coronavirus crisis on the economy. Policymakers...
African News US

Wanted US fugitive arrested at Kenyan airport

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A multiagency team in Mombasa has arrested 60-year-old Mansur Mohamed Surur, aka “Mansour”, a Kenyan citizen and wanted fugitive in the US. Surur is said...
African News

Kenya turns to retired ICU health workers as coronavirus deaths rise to 285

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With the number of Covid-19 deaths reaching 285 on Monday, the country looked to retired intensive care health workers for the support of those in...
African News Health

Kenya reports 440 more coronavirus infections, caseload now 17,975

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The Health ministry on Monday placed Kenya’s Covid-19 caseload at 17,975, saying 440 more people had tested positive for the disease. In a statement, Cabinet...
African News

Kenyan leader opts against lockdown amid spike in cases

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President Uhuru Kenyatta addressed the nation on Covid-19 containment measures on Monday, reiterating the need for seriousness as the country’s infections spike. The President did...
African News Health

Kenya coronavirus cases rise to 16,268 after 667 more contract virus

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Six hundred and sixty seven more people in Kenya have been found to have the coronavirus, following the testing of 5,075 samples. This raised the...
African News Health

Kenya’s coronavirus cases rise to 13,771 after 418 more infections

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Kenya on Monday reported 418 more Covid-19 infections, raising the country’s tally to 13,771 since the virus was first confirmed on March 13. Health Chief...