A Form Four student of Muumandu Secondary School, Machakos County has tested positive for Covid-19 while 16 people who interacted with him have been put in isolation. The student was taken to his home at Kee village in Kaiti sub-county, Makueni County by the medical team. Twelve students who shared classes and a dormitory with the boy were tested and put in isolation,” read part of the letter. Machakos Health executive, Ancent Kituku affirmed the preparedness of schools within the county in regards to combating the virus. There has been a concern after students in various schools tested positive for Covid-19 days after resuming classes in a phased reopening by the Ministry of Education.
Source: Daily Nation October 26, 2020 08:26 UTC