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Kenya Confirms First Coronavirus Case_Ada Nkong

Kenya has confirmed that a woman who travelled into the country from the US has tested positive for coronavirus.

Health Minister Mutahi Kagwe said the patient arrived in the country on 5 March but was given a positive diagnosis on 12 March.

She had travelled from the US via London and was confirmed positive by Kenya’s national influenza laboratory.

The minister said the patient was stable and “eating”, adding that her fever had gone down but she will be kept in isolation until she tests negative.

Source: BBC

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