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Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga tested positive for coronavirus

Raila Odinga

Raila Odinga, the Kenyan opposition leader has been placed under quarantine after returning positive tests for coronavirus on Thursday evening. Mr Odinga was admitted to hospital on Tuesday in the capital, Nairobi, after developing fatigue, according to his family. « He’s responding well to the treatment he is receiving… and remains …

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The first anti-covid vaccines will arrive in Kenya next week

vaccine in kenya

According to Kenyan health authorities, the country will receive its first batch of Covid-19 vaccines next week. Frontline health workers, security officers, teachers and vulnerable groups will be vaccinated first. The government has not detailed which particular vaccine it is acquiring. The health ministry had early this month said it …

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Tanzanian ambassador warns Kenyan media over Covid reports

Tanzanian ambassador warns Kenyan media over Covid reports

John Simbachawene, the Tanzanian ambassador to Kenya has warned Kenyan media against « misleading reporting » about how his country was dealing with the coronavirus pandemic. He also accused Kenyan media, which broadcast in the neighbouring country, of causing panic in Tanzania, saying they should be factual. The envoy’s comments come after …

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