Media personality Jeff Koinange revealed on Monday that he had tested positive for the coronavirus.
According to the Health ministry, 90 per cent of the infected people in Kenya are asymptomatic hence the shift from hospital to home-based care for a majority of the patients.
“Please be informed that one employee in the Finance Department has tested positive for Covid-19 after exhibiting mild symptoms. The employee has already self-isolated in accordance with home-based care guidelines,” read a memo sent out by Mediamax ltd on July 13.
Royal Media Services has been implementing a number of measures to protect its staff after the pandemic broke out in Kenya and infected one of its staff Stephen Letto tested positive. These include various sanitization spots at the media houses as well as constant screening.