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President Kenyatta convenes national, county government summit to review rising cases of Covid-19

President Uhuru Kenyatta on Monday convened the Fifth Extraordinary Session of the National and County Governments Coordinating Summit following the surge in Covid-19 infections across the country.

The session will be held this Friday, July 24, according to the communication from the State House Spokesperson Kanze Dena.

“The session has been convened following a surge of COVID-19 infections across our Nation; with the disease having now manifested in 44 of our 47 counties,” Dena-Mararo said.

It is expected to be a status conference that will assess the counties’ state preparedness within the wider national response to the novel coronavirus pandemic and evaluate Kenya’s overall national response and capacity.

More details about this will be updated