The acting secretary general of the Kenya Medical Practitioners Pharmacists and Dentists union Dr Chibanzi Mwachonda has tested positive for Covid-19.
Dr chibanzi made the new public by announcing that he is stable condition and currently under self-isolation.
“On behalf of the National Executive Council, I would like to inform all KMPDU members and the general public that I have tested positive for Covid-19…I’m currently in stable condition and under self-isolation. My family is safe, contact tracing and testing of all close contacts is ongoing,” he said.
The medic who was tested before travelling to Mombasa to celebrate Eid al-Adha urged Kenyans to adhere to Ministry of Health rules like wearing of masks and maintaining social distance.
“I urge all Kenyans to adhere to the Ministry of Health Prevention Measures of putting on your masks, washing your hands, avoiding unnecessary movement and gatherings in order to reduce the spread of COVID-19 and enable us to flatten the curve as a country,” he added.