KDF soldiers in Somalia Receive Their First Dose

A good number of Kenyan soldiers in Somalia have been vaccinated.


The Kenyan troops in Somalia are positively taking the vaccine. This activity was launched by  Director of Medical Services Major Gen (Dr) George Ng'ang'a. He said that  all KDF personnel  ought to take vaccination to help fight Covid 19 which helps boost their immune as they serve the nation. Kenya went ahead to provide vaccination for troops managed by African Union Mission.

"Let us all embrace prevention mechanisms rather than opting for the curative ones. The KDF leadership has led by example by participating in the vaccination drive and we have not recorded any side effects, therefore, I assure our troops that the vaccine is safe," said Maj Gen Ng'ang'a. He urged Kenyans to still adhere to the rules set by the government that aid in preventing spread of the virus.

"We must not drop our guard. We must stick to the protocols issued on containing the spread of the virus by maintaining social distance, wearing masks, washing and sanitising our hands. That will keep us safe," said Maj Gen (Dr) Ng'ang'a.