Counties intensify vaccinations to guard against Omicron threat 

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A nurse administers a Covid-19 vaccine to a traveller at the Standard Gauge Railway Miritini Station. Counties are intensifying vaccinations and reviewing the overall preparedness as the threat of the more infectious Omicron variant looms.

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What you need to know:

  • Some devolved units have reactivated surveillance teams as experts call for more use of data in response.
  • Officials are also encouraging residents to observe the Health ministry protocols to reduce risk of infection.


Counties are on high alert as they prepare to fight the Covid-19 Omicron variant should it find its way into the country.

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