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Kenya enhances its diagnostic systems as National Public Health Laboratory acquire ISO certification

Kenya enhances its diagnostic systems as National Public Health Laboratory acquire ISO certification

        The National Public Health Laboratory is set to play a critical role in the generation of critical data to guide in the development of public health policies following its ISO accreditation. Speaking during celebrations to mark

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Covid-19 vaccination: Campaign targeting public transport operators launched.

Covid-19 vaccination: Campaign targeting public transport operators launched.

      A campaign that seeks to encourage stakeholders in the public transport sector to get vaccinated against Covid-19 was launched on Thursday amid concern over low uptake of vaccines in parts of the country. Speaking in Nairobi at

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Kenya receives more J&J Covid-19 vaccine doses

Kenya receives more J&J Covid-19 vaccine doses

      Kenya on Wednesday received a consignment of 252,000 doses of Johnson and Johnson vaccine in yet another boost to the ongoing National accelerated Covid-19 vaccination campaign. The doses, which landed at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport aboard

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It is all systems go! For the Kenya-UK Collaboration on Health Workforce.

It is all systems go! For the Kenya-UK Collaboration on Health Workforce.

Health Principal Secretary Susan Mochache has had a series of meetings with implementing partners for the Kenya-United Kingdom Health Alliance.  During the past week, in the company of officials from the Ministry of Labour and  Ministry of  Health, the PS

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AFRICA BOOSTS ITS RESPONSE TO PUBLIC HEALTH EMERGENCIES

AFRICA BOOSTS ITS RESPONSE TO PUBLIC HEALTH EMERGENCIES

    The Continent has embarked on a journey to strengthen its response to public health emergencies following the launch of the Africa CDC Eastern African Regional Collaborating Center in Nairobi.  The center, a brain child of African Union member

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Administration of Pfizer vaccine set to kick off following arrival of specialised syringes

Administration of Pfizer vaccine set to kick off following arrival of specialised syringes

The National accelerated Covid-19 vaccination campaign is set for a boost with the administration of the Pfizer vaccine set to begin next week. The development follows the expected arrival of 2.2 million specialised syringes that are set to arrive in

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Kenya-UK Health Care Workforce Collaboration to facilitate capacity building for Kenyan Nurses.

Kenya-UK Health Care Workforce Collaboration to facilitate capacity building for Kenyan Nurses.

        Health Principal Secretary Susan Mochache is currently in London, United Kingdom to initiate implementation of the Kenya-UK Health Workforce Collaboration. The PS is in the company of Officials from the Ministry of Labour and Social Protection,

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Government accelerates Covid-19 vaccination

Government accelerates Covid-19 vaccination

       The Ministry of Health (MoH) Wednesday stepped up COVID-19 vaccination with the roll out of a National accelerated vaccination campaign.  The campaign dubbed, ‘’Kuwa shujaa pata chanjo tufungue nchi’’ targets to have 10 million vaccinations in the

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MOH partners with Kenya prisons service to vaccinate inmates, staff against Covid-19

MOH partners with Kenya prisons service to vaccinate inmates, staff against Covid-19

      The ministry of health in partnership with the Kenya Prisons Service has launched the first phase of a rapid result initiative that will see all prison staff and inmates vaccinated against Covid-19 over the next five days.

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Health CS Mutahi Kagwe assures over government’s commitment to support primary healthcare

Health CS Mutahi Kagwe assures over government’s commitment to support primary healthcare

      Health Cabinet Secretary Mutahi Kagwe says the government remains committed in its quest to ensure that provision of health services is responsive to the needs of respective communities. Speaking at the Kigumo Sub-County hospital in Murang’a County

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