The government has reinstated the mandatory wearing of face masks in indoor settings as a containment measure to curb the spread of COVID-19 in the country.
Addressing the media on Monday, Health Cabinet Secretary Mutahi Kagwe said members of the public will be required to wear face masks in confined places such as PSVs, aircraft, offices, supermarkets and places of worship.
The CS further called on Kenyans who have not been vaccinated to do so immediately.
“Those who have not been vaccinated should do so immediately. Those who have been vaccinated and need a booster shot should do so immeaidatey,” said Kagwe.
He further stated that all unvaccinated travelers arriving at any port of entry into Kenya will be required to be in possession of a negative PCR test result conducted not nore than 72 hours before departure.