Uhuru’s Covid-19 protocols review speech summarised

President Uhuru Kenyatta chairs the Sixth Extraordinary Session of the National and County Governments Co-ordinating Summit, a virtual conference to review the surge of #COVID19 infections on November4, 2020/ PSCU

  • All CSs, PSs to scale down all in-person engagements. Engage through virtual means where possible.
  • All State and Public Officers aged above 58 years, or who are immuno-compromised, to work remotely. With the exemption of those serving the Nation in critical sectors.
  • All basic education classes to resume in-person learning in January 2021.
  • MPs urged to engaged CDF boards to augment existing interventions geared towards the re-opening of schools. Focus on additional hand-washing points, provision of face masks and general sanitisation in schools.
  • All political gatherings and rallies are suspended for a period of sixty days; effective immediately. Anyone wishing to do such meetings to do so in town halls; to limit attendees to 1/3rd sitting capacity of hall.
  • Ministry of Interior to constitute a special enforcement unit for Covid-19 protocols.
  • Curfew extended to January 3, 2021.
  • Curfew hours 10pm — 4am.
  • All bars, restaurants and other establishments open to the public must close by 9:00pm.
  • All hotel, restraints, bars, eateries operators to do all that is necessary to ensure enhanced compliance with Covid-19 protocols.
  • Directions governing religious gatherings remain unchanged.
  • County governments to maintain isolation facilities.
  • Where there is an upsurge of Covid-19 cases in a specific county, the national government will consult with the county to find localised lockdowns.
  • County governments to enhance and structure enforce all public health.
  • No mask, no service. Bila Barakoa, hakuna Huduma.

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