The foundation said the remainder of the funds will be used to support “prevention and treatment” measures, the foundation said.
The donation follows an announcement by Alibaba that it is setting up a $144 million (KSh 14.4 billion) fund to buy medical supplies for Wuhan and Hubei province, the epicenter of the virus outbreak.
So far the Chinese government places the number of those killed by the virus at 259.
Locally, the Kenya Airways has stopped all flights to China.
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