President Uhuru Kenyatta announced the extension of the 9pm to 4am Covid-19 curfew for one more week.

On Monday, September 21, President Kenyatta the curfew will still be in effect until Tuesday, September 29, 2020.

He further directed that a national Covid-19 conference scheduled for Monday, September 28, 2020, will determine the way forward when the curfew period expires.

Uhuru seeks to host a national conference on the pandemic on Monday, September 28.

The meeting will seek to chart a responsible path forward for Kenya, outline a strategy for building and sustaining momentum with regard to recovery as well as showcase good practices that strengthen economic resilience.

After the meeting, the head of state will address the nation on the way forward.

President Uhuru Kenyatta further directed that all the Covid-19 containment measures announced during the Eleventh Presidential Address on August 26 be extended as well.