Ministry of Health

Ministry of Health issues new Covid-19 regulations

Reading Time: 2 minutes In a new effort to accelerate the fight against Covid-19 across the country, the government yesterday issued new health regulations […]

Concern after Covid-19 vaccines expire in store

Reading Time: 3 minutes Over 840,000 doses of Astrazeneca vaccine acquired by the government have expired, the Ministry of Health announced yesterday. Another 1 […]

Quick facts about yellow fever

Reading Time: 4 minutes The country has been on high alert after three people died of suspected yellow fever in Isiolo county. The Ministry […]

Four contract Covid as ministry misses vaccination target

Reading Time: 2 minutes The inoculation drive against Covid-19 recorded 5,038 vaccinations in 24 hours. This even as the country recorded four new Covid […]

Time to discard masks? Medical
experts divided

Reading Time: 3 minutes The government is at loggerheads with medical experts over whether to lift the mandatory wearing of masks or not in […]

Schools start Covid jab drive for 15-year-olds

Reading Time: 4 minutes Scores of secondary schools across the country have started vaccinating their students above the age of 15 in a move […]

COVID-19 updates: Kenya reports 1,354 new cases, 3 deaths

Reading Time: < 1 minute Kenya on Sunday recorded 1,354 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the country’s caseload to 298,509, the Ministry of Health has […]

8,000 teens take Covid vaccine in three weeks

Reading Time: 3 minutes More than 8,000 teenagers have received the Pfizer jab in the last three weeks, according to the Ministry of Health.Acting […]

Expedite procurement of HIV drugs, Uhuru tells ministries

Reading Time: 3 minutes President Uhuru Kenyatta yesterday directed the Ministry of Health and the National Treasury to expedite procurement of HIV/Aids prevention commodities […]

Doctors: Don’t panic over Covid variant

Reading Time: 3 minutes Kenyans should not panic about Omicron, the new Covid-19 variant, doctors said yesterday. But at the same time, the Kenya […]