BBC reporter Larry Madowo has said that despite the first coronavirus case being confirmed in Kenya, we shall live before we die.
Taking to his twitter Larry wrote,
‘Are you anxious about #coronavirus? Yes, we’re going to die. But first, we’ll live.’
Deputy President, William Ruto has also assured Kenyans that everything is going to be OK.
‘We got this together. All is going to be well.
Pray for our country and practice the precautions as advised by the ministry of health.
No foreign hospital will be receiving Covid-19 patients, this is a big lesson to us leaders #CoronaVirusInKenya’
During a presser, the health CS Mutahi Kagwe said that the woman is under quarantine, she can eat and she is behaving ‘normally’.
‘IT (corona case) WAS CONFIRMED ON 12/03/2020. THE FIRST SINCE THE OUTBREAK IN CHINA.
THE CASE IS THAT OF A KENYAN CITIZEN TRAVELLING BACK HOME FROM US VIA LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM
AS FAR AS CORONA VIRUS IS CONFIRMED IT WAS QUESTION OF WHEN IT WOULD SPREAD.’
‘HER TEMPERATURE HAS GONE DOWN, SHE IS EATING AND SHE IS BACK TO NORMAL BUT SHE CANNOT BE RELEASED AT THE MOMENT.’