Nairobi was announced the major hotspot of Covid-19 especially during this third wave witnessing over 5000 cases in the past ten days as stated by the Ministry of Health on Tuesday. To that effect, the government announced the release of a new batch of AstraZeneca vaccine and they were distributed to specific health facilities around the county. With respect to the standards and protocol set by the Ministry, in-terms of occupation and age, all eligible to the vaccination recipients are told to carry their job cards with them when they go for the vaccines for ID purposes.
List of all vaccination hotspots:
1.Makadara – Metropolitan Hospital, Makadara Health Centre, Jamaa Mission Hospital.
2.Dagoretti – Mutuini Hospital, Kawangware Grounds, Coptic Hospital, Nairobi Hospital, Nairobi women’s hospital Hurlingham.
3.Langata\Kibra – Mbagathi District Hospital, The Nairobi South Hospital, The Nairobi West Hospital, Nairobi men Prison and Langata Women’s prison
4.Westlands – Aga-khan Hospital, MP-shah Hospital, Avenue Hospital, Getrude’s Children Hospital Muthaiga.
5.Starehe – Matter Hospital, Ngara Health Centre.
6.Kasarani – Dandora Health Centre, Ruai Family Hospital.
7.Kamukunji- Pumwani Hospital.
8.Ruaraka – Ruaraka uhai Neema Hospital, GSU Headquarters.
9.Embakasi East – Embakasi Health Centre.
10.Embakasi West – Mama Lucy Hospital