Acting Director-General for Health Dr Patrick Amoth is the first person to receive the AstraZeneca-Oxford COVID-19 vaccine in Kenya.
Dr Amoth got the Covid-19 jab at the Kenyatta National Hospital in Nairobi on Friday where the exercise to vaccinate health workers in the country was launched.
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Kenya received its first batch of AstraZeneca-Oxford vaccine on Wednesday morning.
The 1.02 million doses were transported by UNICEF as part of the COVAX facility, which aims to provide equitable access to vaccines for all countries around the world, regardless of their income level.