Kenya reported one new death from the novel coronavirus and 147 infections, the Health Ministry said on Tuesday.

The death toll in the country reached 1,665, while the total number of infections rose to 96,139, the ministry said in a latest update.

It said 138 more patients recovered, bringing the total number of recoveries to 77,659.

Kenyan health authorities so far have conducted more than 1.03 million tests across the country, the ministry noted.

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