Kenya has recorded nine new cases of COVID-19 bringing the total number of reported cases to 234.
Speaking during a national address at the state house, President Uhuru Kenyatta has announced that the new cases are part of a cluster of 704 tests conducted in the last 24 hours.
All nine new patients have no history of travel out of the country.
The nine new patients who have tested positive are aged between two and 64 years.
One also died from the COVID-19 increasing the number of fatalities in the country to 11.
On Wednesday, Health CS Mutahi Kagwe warned Kenyans against downplaying the severity of the disease in the country.