Kenya adds world's first malaria vaccine to routine vaccination

Kenya adds world's first malaria vaccine to routine vaccination
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Kenya has added the world’s first malaria vaccine to routine immunization for children under two years. The vaccine was launched in the western county of Homa Bay.

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This makes the East African nation, the third country in Africa to roll out the vaccine for malaria.

“Our current strategic direction for malaria eradication is to have at least have 80% of people living in malaria risk areas having access to appropriate malaria preventative interventions. This strategy will involve sustained implem…
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