President Uhuru Kenyatta has announced that the maximum number of persons allowed to attend weddings and funerals has been reviewed upwards from 15 to 100.
In his address to the nation on Wednesday, August 26, the Head of State said the declining number of new COVID-19 infections in the country show that Kenya is on the path to victory against COVID-19.
The president also announced that the 9pm to 4am nationwide curfew remains in place for the next 30 days.
Meanwhile, the closure of nightclubs and bars has been extended by a period of 30 days. At the same time, the Head of State announced that the operating cut-off hour for eateries and restaurants has been reviewed from 7pm to 8pm effective Thursday, August 27.
The president said hotels can now sell alcohol to their customers.
President Kenyatta also announced that the ban on importation of mitumba has been lifted.