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Kenya kicks off COVID-19 vaccination campaign

Xinhua 06 Mar 2021
NAIROBI, March 5 (Xinhua) -- Kenya's health ministry on Friday kicked off COVID-19 vaccination campaign with frontline health workers as the first to receive the vaccine. Susan Mochache, principal secretary, Ministry of Health told journalists in Nairobi that the high demand for ...
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Kenya: MoH Reports 7.7% Virus Positivity Rate, 3 Deaths and 494 Admissions

All Africa 06 Mar 2021
Nairobi -- The Ministry of Health reported a 7.7pc COVID positivity rate on Friday after 400 more people tested positive for the virus out of 5,189 samples tested within 24 hours ....
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Covid-19 Positivity Rate Reported at 8.4% With 6,291 Samples Tested

All Africa 06 Mar 2021
Nairobi -- The Ministry of Health reported a 8.4 per cent COVID-19 positivity rate on Thursday after 528 of the 6,291 screened samples tested positive for the virus ....
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'Feeling great': Kenya starts vaccinations

Independent online (SA) 05 Mar 2021
"This may mark the beginning of the end of the pandemic," said Susan Mochache, a senior official at the health ministry ... Patrick Amoth, director general at the ministry of health, was applauded by workers at Nairobi's Kenyatta National Hospital after he was one of the first to receive the shot.
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‘Feeling great’: East Africa’s biggest economy Kenya starts vaccinations

Metro USA 05 Mar 2021
“This may mark the beginning of the end of the pandemic,” said Susan Mochache, a senior official at the health ministry ... Patrick Amoth, director general at the ministry of health, was applauded by workers at Nairobi’s Kenyatta National Hospital after he was one of the first to receive the shot.
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Crown Princess Mary dons a pair of reading glasses and shows off her youthful visage ...

The Daily Mail 05 Mar 2021
She opted for a pair of wide-leg trousers which were worn with stiletto heels poking from the trendy bell-bottom hem. Charity ... RELATED ARTICLES ... At the roundtable, the Princess was part of a discussion about the results of the Nairobi Summit. She engaged in conversation regarding the health and well being of women and girls, as well as other issues ... .
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Kenya begins distribution of COVID-19 vaccines as confirmed cases top 107,329

Sina 04 Mar 2021
NAIROBI, March 4 (Xinhua) -- Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta on Thursday flagged off the countrywide distribution of COVID-19 vaccines, saying health workers and frontline service providers will be the first in line to receive the injection ... The youngest is a two-month-old infant while the oldest is 89," Kagwe told a media briefing in Nairobi.
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African campaigner calls for ban on wildlife trade

China.dot.org 04 Mar 2021
NAIROBI, March 4 (Xinhua) -- There is a need for the international community to enforce a ban on legal and illegal trade in wild animals amid threat to public health, ecosystems balance and livelihoods, an African campaigner said on Wednesday during the World Wildlife Day.
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Kenya gets 1m doses of India-made vaccine via UN program

Hong Kong Standard 04 Mar 2021
Some 1.02 million doses of the AstraZeneca-Oxford vaccine, manufactured by the Serum Institute of India, arrived in Nairobi early Wednesday, according to a joint statement from ...
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Kenya hails first vaccines as 'bazookas' against COVID-19

Yahoo Daily News 03 Mar 2021
Kenya's Cabinet Secretary for Health Mutahi Kagwe receives the first batch of AstraZeneca/Oxford vaccines against the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) at the Jomo Kenyatta international airport in Nairobi ... Kenyan health and customs workers receive the first batch of ...
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Kenya receives first million AstraZeneca vaccine doses from Covax

Business Day 03 Mar 2021
machine guns, bazookas, and tanks to fight this war against Covid-19,” health minister Mutahi Kagwe said as the doses arrived at Nairobi's main airport ... Nairobi plans to prioritise 400,000 health workers nationwide in a vaccination campaign starting on Friday, the health ministry said.
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Kenya calls first vaccines ‘bazookas’, Rwanda secures Pfizer shots

Metro USA 03 Mar 2021
“We have received … machine guns, bazookas, and tanks to fight this war against COVID-19,” Health Minister Mutahi Kagwe exulted as the doses arrived at Nairobi’s main airport ... Nairobi plans to prioritise 400,000 health workers nationwide in a vaccination campaign starting on Friday, the health ministry said.
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Kenya hails first vaccine ‘bazookas’, Rwanda secures Pfizer shots

Metro USA 03 Mar 2021
“We have received … machine guns, bazookas, and tanks to fight this war against COVID-19,” Health Minister Mutahi Kagwe exulted as the doses arrived at Nairobi’s main airport ... Nairobi plans to prioritise 400,000 health workers nationwide in a vaccination campaign starting on Friday, the health ministry said.
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