Put on a mask when you go to the supermarket — Health CS Mutahi Kagwe
By Vincent Kejitan
| April 4th 2020
Health CS Mutahi
Kagwe has instructed Kenyans visiting supermarkets to start wearing protective
Kagwe said it would
be prudent to avoid transmissions in such spaces since local transmission is on
He further called
upon the youth to use their energy to fight Coronavirus in the country by practicing social distancing and avoiding unnecessary travel.
“If you travel
upcountry there is a possibility you are going to kill your parents and
“Be part of the
solution…we can overcome this,” said Kagwe.
The CS also told the
youth to organise sports teams and saccos into clean-up and campaign teams
against the virus and ensure that personal hygiene and social distancing
measures are adhered to.
“Let the football
teams and saccos organise themselves into clean-up teams and join security
forces and health workers in fighting the disease,” he remarked.
He challenged the
youth to seize the opportunity and fight the disease just like those who fought
for our independence.
On Saturday, Kagwe
announced that in the last 24 hours, 372 people had been tested and four were positive.
Among the four,
three are Kenyans and one is a Pakistan national.
Three were male and
one was female and their ages ranged between 34years and 44 years.
Kagwe also addressed
those in quarantine saying some might have their stay extended since their
contacts have tested positive for the virus.
He also expressed
displeasure after it emerged that some of those in quarantine have been holding
Kagwe pleads with the youth to join fight against covid-19CS Kagwe also cautions the youth against travelling upcountry, saying it would expose the elderly and spread the virus
Restoring Nairobi’s iconic librariesBook Bunk is turning public libraries into what they call ‘Palaces for The People' while introducing technology in every aspect.
Dilemma: My female supervisor is sexually harrassing me, help
- Orie Rogo Manduli's burial postponed after eldest daughter falls ill
- New Kianjokoma police officers welcomed in church service
- Outdated ‘Nyumba Mboke’ culture puts women at risk of HIV
By Anne Atieno
- Ruto out to fool you with ill-gotten wealth, Kalonzo says
- Tongue piercings can fill brain with pus, cause Herpes
HEALTH & SCIENCE
By Kagai Reuben