Dawn To Dusk Curfew, Cessation of movement extended by another 21 days
The nationwide 7:00 PM to 5:00 AM dawn to dusk curfew and the cessation of movement in and out of the Nairobi Metropolitan area and the counties of Kilifi, Kwale and Mombasa have been extended by 21 more days.
Speaking during the national address at State House in Nairobi, President Uhuru announced these as part of a raft of new measures aimed at combating the spread of the coronavirus.
The president also tasked security agencies with upgrading their alert and response measures on borders points to prevent any security threats that could otherwise compromise the war on Covid-19.
“The cessation of movement into and out of the Nairobi Metropolitan area and the counties of Kilifi, Kwale and Mombasa that are currently in force shall be extended for a further containment period of 21 days, the nationwide dusk-to-dawn curfew that is currently in force shall also be extended for a further period of 21 days.” he said
The cessation of Movement in and out of Nairobi was to end on Sunday April 26th.