Kenya Receives First Shipment Of Moderna Vaccines From The U.S.

Kenya Receives First Shipment Of Moderna Vaccines From The U.S.

Andrew H. Sweet

The Moderna doses are set to boost Kenya's ongoing nationwide vaccination exercise, supporting the government's quest to get at least 10 million adult population vaccinated by December 25.

Mochache also announced the increase of vaccination centers from the current 800 to 3,000 to offer one specific type of vaccine.

"With this donation of 880,460 doses of Moderna from United States government, Kenya will now have received a total of 3.6 million doses of COVID 19 vaccines. Moderna is the second vaccine to be deployed in this country after we started administering AstraZeneca in March this year. ." Susan Mochache said.

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