Covid-19 Vaccine is said to arrive in the country the first week of March 2021.The ministry of health says that about 20percent of Kenyan population will be inoculated when the fist batch of vaccines arrive in the country.
The cabinet ratified the distribution framework for vaccines with first priorities being given which are,Health care workers,teachers, vulnerable persons, security personnel as well as employees of hospitality companies such as hotels.
As on Feb 25,Kenya had recorded a total of 1847 deaths from Covid-19 and a total number of 105,057 confirmed cases.
Only few Nations in Africa have begun administering vaccines and the country plans to offer the Covid-19 vaccine shots free of charge to its citizens. The country is racing to vaccinate 1.25 million in phase one of the campaign by June.
This move will help vulnerable Kenyans to get access to the vaccine,this will be a great move from the government. Please read,share and comment on the article and never forget to follow.
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