Kenyatta Flags Off 100 Cuban Doctors to Counties

President Kenyatta has underscored the importance of immunisation as an important component of the ongoing drive towards the realisation of Universal Health Coverage for Kenya, where he presided over start of a 100-day immunisation campaign dubbed Accelerated National Immunization Campaign, which also served as the official send-off of specialist doctors from Cuba. The health practitioners arrived as part of a deal signed between Kenya and Cuba.

The campaign dubbed accelerated immunisation outreach is aimed at raising the immunisation coverage which has remained stable at 80%, below the national target of 90%.


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