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KENYA GOVERNMENT ADDITIONAL MEASURES TO CONTAIN SPREAD OF COVID-19 IN THE COUNTRY
(updated on 16th May 2020)

19th May 2020

The Embassy of the Republic of Kenya wishes to inform that the Government of Kenya has sanctioned the additional measures to contain spread of COVID-19 in the country as follows:

  • That there shall be cessation of movement of persons and any passenger ferrying automobiles and vehicles into and out of the territory of Republic of Kenya through the Kenya-Tanzania international border except for cargo vehicles, with effect from midnight today, Saturday 16th, May 2020.

  • That there shall be cessation of movement of persons and any passenger ferrying automobiles and vehicles into and out of the territory of the Republic of Kenya through the Kenya-Somalia international border except for cargo vehicles, with effect from midnight today, Saturday 16th, May 2020.

  • That the nationwide dusk-to-dawn curfew that is currently in force be extended for a further period of 21 days up to and until the 6th June, 2020.

  • That the cessation of movement into and out of the Nairobi Metropolitan Area and the Counties of Kilifi, Kwale, Mombasa and Mandera that is currently in force be extended up to and until the 6th June, 2020.