Kenyatta Eases Movement Order as Top Hospitals Run Out of Beds

While announcing that the order barring entry into and out of Nairobi, Mombasa and Mandera Counties is lifted, President Uhuru Kenyatta has extended the nationwide curfew by a further 30 days. Hospitals are reportedly running out of space in intensive care units due to the COVID-19 pandemic as facilities are fast being overwhelmed with critically ill patients.


Some of the facilities at the Mandera County Referral Hospital's Intensive Care Unit.

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