Senator Cheruiyot Completes His 14 Days of Self-Quarantine

Kericho Senator Aaron Cheruiyot, who had isolated himself after returning from a trip to London, has completed his 14 days of self-quarantine.

Cheruiyot, on 18th March via his twitter account, said he was self-quarantining at home, a fortnight after visiting the Emirates Stadium in London.

Today, 24th March, Cheruiyot through his Twitter account again, announced that he had completed his 14 days of self-quarantine.

He said he woke up with his heart filled with joy, as he completed his 14th day with no issues.

The lawmaker noted that it is a tough season for every human being, urging people to be vigilant, observe health rules, pray, remain hopeful.

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He noted that when people come together in the fight against the coronavirus pandemic, the fight shall be won.

“I woke up with a heart filled with joy. Cleared the 14th day with no issue. It’s a tough season for every human being.Let us be vigilant, observe the health rules, pray, remain hopeful & together we shall most definitely win,” he posted.

Cheruiyot was at Arsenal’s Emirates Stadium in London when coach Mikel Arteta’s side beat West Ham 1-0 in an English Premier League match on 7th March.

He later posted a photo of himself at the 60,000-seater stadium and lauded French striker Alexandre Lacazette, who scored the lone goal.

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Soon after, Arteta tested positive for coronavirus and the club postponed two league matches against Manchester City and Brighton before the league cancelled all fixtures in the competition altogether.

As a measure to contain the Covid-19, the government announced that all Kenyans returning home from overseas trip must self-quarantine for 14 days.

The country has so far confirmed 16 cases of Covid-19.

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