Kenya receives more doses of Johnson and Johnson vaccine

The Kenyan government has received  a further 504,000 doses of the Johnson and Johnson vaccine which arrived in the country on Thursday evening.

The latest consignment was acquired through the African Vaccine Acquisition Trust (AVAT) mechanism.

The vaccines were received by officials from the Ministry of Health at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport.

The Ministry says the consignment will go a long way in supplementing what the Country has so far saying the vaccination exercise is now going on well.

They urged Kenyans to get vaccinated saying there are enough doses for same.