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Kenya: Church Told Off Over Polio Vaccine

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Eunice Kilonzo and Samuel Karanja. Kenya: Church Told Off Over Polio Vaccine. Daily Nation
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Yesterday, the government of Kenya hosted an EPI stakeholders' meeting to review progress and setbacks of the national immunization porgram.. The meeting followed by 24 hours a call by the Catholic bishops of Kenya to postpone the August polio vaccination cammpaign. Their views were not shared by Senator Harold Kipchumba, who spoke as follows to the meeting (excerpt from my unofficial notes; full text attached). Polio Ambassador Harold Kipchumba, on crutches, came to the podium...    
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Eunice Kilonzo and Samuel Karanja
Year published: 
2015
Month published: 
July