Government Spokesperson Col Cyrus Oguna tests positive for Covid-19

Government Spokesperson Col. Cyrus Oguna says he has tested positive for the coronavirus.

In a statement issued on Friday, Oguna said he developed mild coronavirus-related symptoms after returning from an assignment outside Nairobi and after undergoing testing, the results were positive for COVID-19.

The government spokesperson says he is undergoing medical care at an isolation and treatment facility.

He however noted that his family is okay adding that tracing of individuals he might have come into contact with is ongoing.

He further urged Kenyans to take the disease seriously as well as take necessary precautions to avoid getting infected.