Health Cabinet Secretary Mutahi Kagwe says Covid-19 cases have gone up by 123 after 4,948 samples tested in the last 24 hours taking total infections to 98,555.

In the new cases, 74 are males, 49 females with the youngest being a one-year-old while the oldest is 85 years.

An additional 412 patients have recovered with 378 being from the home-based care while 34 were discharged from various hospitals.