Ministry of health receives additional 358,200 doses of AstraZeneca vaccine from the Canadian government.
Talking in the wake of getting the transfer at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, Health Principal Secretary Susan Mochache commended the Canadian government for the great signal saying the punch will go far in escalating the conflict against Covid 19 pandemic.
This even as she cautioned anybody against meddling with the service’s work to guarantee Kenyans get government obtained immunizations.
The plane conveying the AstraZeneca antibody landed at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport at around 7am Thursday morning.
Meanwhile the PS has perused an uproar act to rebel offices overseeing antibodies to Kenyans without the approval of the service.
She says the crackdown on such offices will proceed and those discovered their licenses will be disavowed.
Acting Canadian Ambassador to Kenya David Anthony on his part communicated his country’s responsibility in empowering Kenya put it’s foot forward in the battle against the lethal infection.
Dr. Willis Akhwale, the director of the COVID-19 taskforce for immunization organization has uncovered that various Kenyans are dodging the AstraZeneca antibody to get the new moderna COVID-19 immunization.
He says the moderna antibody is just for the people who have not gotten any hit.
This even said that wellbeing laborers are presently going through preparing on the most proficient method to oversee the moderna antibody which showed up in the country on Monday.
Last month Kenya got 880,460 portions of Moderna Covid-19 immunization from the United States of America.
It was the principal shipment of 1.76 million dosages gave by the United States through COVAX office and is the first occasion when that Moderna immunizations have been gotten in Kenya.
Moderna immunization is the second antibody to be conveyed in Kenya with Pfizer immunization planned to be conveyed in the country this month (August).