BREAKING!!! Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta has today lifted the national wide curfew with immediate effect. During his address at the Mashujaa Day celebrations at the Wang’uru Stadium in Kirinyaga County, Uhuru declared that the 10:00 pm – 4:00 pm curfew to be lifted with immediate effect. Kenya as a country has been under curfew since March 2020 as one of the measures to curb the widespread of COVID-19 global pandemic.
“The National Emergency Response Committee on Covid-19 and the National Security Council, have continued to monitor the evolution of the disease situation within our borders. Therefore, given the progress made in containing this disease the Committee jointly with the Council has recommended a review of the existing containment measures,” President Uhuru Kenyatta said.
The Committee also resolved to increase the number of individuals allowed to attend in-person worship services at religious institutions.
“Accordingly, the number of persons gathering for in-person worship, is reviewed upwards from one-thirds of the congregants to two-thirds of the congregants, provided that they adhere to all health protocols as directed by the Government.
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“In the same regard, by the authority vested in me as President, I hereby ORDER and DIRECT that the Nationwide dusk to dawn curfew that has been in effect from 27th March, 2020 be and is hereby VACATED with immediate effect,” President Uhuru Kenyatta announced.