Health Cabinet Secretary Mutahi Kagwe

New malaria vaccine will save lives, Kagwe says

Reading Time: < 1 minute The government yesterday defended the deployment of the new malaria vaccine despite its relatively low efficacy. The Health Ministry said […]

Kenya administers 3.9M Covid-19 vaccine doses so far

Reading Time: < 1 minute Kenya has so far vaccinated 3,935,671 people since the Covid-19 vaccination started earlier this year. In a statement on Tuesday, […]

Missed targets force curfew extension for 30 more days

Reading Time: 3 minutes The government has extended the Covid-19 national curfew for another 30 days,  dashing anticipation among Kenyans that it would be […]

Pfizer vaccine to be administered from today as syringes land

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Covid-19 vaccination campaign received a boost yesterday when the final batch of Pfizer vaccine syringes donated by the United […]

Ministry’s policy seeks to control medical charges

Reading Time: 2 minutes Health Cabinet Secretary Mutahi Kagwe said yesterday that the ministry is formulating a policy that would help regulate medical fees. […]

New NMS health centres to offer Covid vaccines

Reading Time: 2 minutes Nairobi residents living in informal settlements have a reason to smile after the Ministry of Health volunteered to offer Covid-19 […]

Alarm over low uptake of Covid jabs by elderly

Reading Time: 3 minutes The government yesterday raised alarm over the low uptake of Covid-19 vaccine among people aged 58 and above. Data from […]

Teachers surpass Covid jab uptake target, says Akhwale

Reading Time: 3 minutes A total of 345,000 teachers have taken the first dose of the Covid-19 vaccine over the last one month, surpassing […]

Ministry to enhance storage capacity of Covid vaccines

Reading Time: 3 minutes  The country is set to expand storage capacity of Covid-19 vaccines ahead of the arrival of two million Pfizer doses […]

More vaccinations to level Covid curve

Reading Time: 3 minutes The country will be able to flatten the Covid-19 curve by mid this month if more Kenyans continue to get […]