The Ministry of health on Wednesday confirmed 254 new Covid-19 cases, bringing the total number of infections to 5,206.
Chief Administrative Secretary for Health Mercy Mwangangi said that the latest cases were detected from 4,859 samples which were tested in the last 24 hours.
She said 41 patients recovered from the respiratory disease, bringing the total number of those who have been discharged from hospitals to 1,823.
Dr Mwangangi however said two patients who have been undergoing treatment in Nairobi died from the disease, raising the total number of fatalities to 130.
She said that the medics have so far tested 151,396 samples since the disease was first reported in the country on March 13.