COVID-19: Schools to start closing from tomorrow

Universities, colleges, and technical institutions will have until Friday to close down.Universities, colleges, and technical institutions will have until Friday to close down.

In Summary

• President Uhuru Kenyatta has confirmed that there are two more cases of Coronavirus in the country.

President Uhuru Kenyatta during COVID-19 press brief at Harambee House on March 15,2020/ MERCY MUMO
President Uhuru Kenyatta during COVID-19 press brief at Harambee House on March 15,2020/ MERCY MUMO

President Uhuru Kenyatta has ordered the closure of all-day schools effective Monday.

Subsequently, boarding schools will have until Wednesday to roll up and close as a precaution to the COVID-19 outbreak.

Universities, colleges, and technical institutions will have until Friday to close down.

Countries that have closed schools down following outbreak of Coronavirus
Countries that have closed schools down following outbreak of Coronavirus
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President Uhuru Kenyatta has confirmed that there are two more cases of Coronavirus in the country.

The other victim came in contact with the initial patient at KNH isolation.

Medical teams are monitoring the patients and they are stable and responding well to treatment.

The government has suspended travels for all persons coming into Kenya from any country with reported cases

Only Kenyans and foreigners with valid permits will be allowed to come in and will proceed to self-quarantine.

All Kenyans who come into the country in the last forty-eight hours to self-quarantine