Kenya reports COVID-19 variant detected in India - health ministry

by Reuters
Wednesday, 5 May 2021 12:12 GMT

NAIROBI, May 5 (Reuters) - A variant of COVID-19 first diagnosed in India has been detected in Kenya, the health ministry said on Wednesday, days after the same variant was detected in neighbouring Uganda.

The health ministry last week said Kenya was suspending flights to and from India. (Reporting by Maggie Fick and George Obulutsa; editing by John Stonestreet)

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