Former Starehe MP Bishop Margaret Wanjiru is in hospital after being diagnosed with Covid-19.
Sources tell the Star that the former MP and founder of the Jesus Is Alive Ministries had hosted 18 people at her house before she fell ill.
The government, in its directives, has forbidden the gathering of more than 15 people in a bid to contain the spread of the coronavirus.
Kenya confirmed 80 cases in a single day – 41 of them in Nairobi bringing the total to 1,109 . “This war cannot be won by the government alone but by all individuals following rules,” Kenya’s Ministry of Health tweeted.
The Ministry of Health Director General Patrick Amoth said on Thursday the coronavirus peak in Kenya will be in August and September.