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Source: The Holy See in the Italian
Headline: AFRICA/KENYA – Covid-19, “the Church is close to his people in this time of fear and despair”
Nairobi – “The Church in Kenya is working hard to raise awareness among the population that they are respected, the measures imposed by the government to combat the spread of the pandemic Covid-19. And does miss the closeness to the faithful, in this time of suffering and isolation”. The refers in an interview to Fides Agency father Robbin Kamemba the priest, the kenyan Society for the African Missions that work in Nairobi, speaking of new containment measures introduced by the executive: 6 April were closed in four counties for 21 days. This is the metropolitan area of Nairobi and in the counties of the coast of Kwale, Mombasa and Kilifi. The decision was taken following a meeting of the National Security Council, after the cases of coronavirus in the country began to grow: from the 50 of positive cases confirmed at the end of march, it has arrived in 179 cases, all monitored public facilities such as Mbagathi and Kenyatta Hospital in Nairobi, Coast General Hospital in Mombasa, and also in private clinics equipped with intensive care units.
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