Two people have been admitted at the Kerugoya Level Four Hospital isolation ward in Kirinyaga County with coronavirus-like symptoms.
Speaking on Thursday evening County Director of Health George Karoki said the two women are from Kirinyaga but one has been living in Rongai, Nairobi.
Karoti said samples have already been taken to KEMRI laboratories for testing:
“We are waiting for results, but right now the two patients have been quarantined in the hospital isolation ward,” He said
Kirinyaga county has donated 100 small water tanks at designated areas to help locals wash their hands frequently.