Kenya takes to Senegal suspected monkeypox samples for testing

Samples taken from people suspected to have monkeypox in Kenya have been ferried to Senegal for testing and further investigation, the Nation has learnt.

The Ministry of Health on Friday cleared the samples to be flown there since the country’s testing capacity is limited given the rarity of the disease.

Read: Monkeypox explainer: how do you catch it and what are the risks?

“The test is done using an antigen and since as a country we don’t have the capacity to test, we had to take them to a country that has dealt with the outbreak before and their laboratories are certified,” said a Ministry of Health official who sought anonymity.

The official said should the test turn positive, then the ministry will have to budget for the testing materials and also ensure that we are able to test for the virus.

Health CS Mutahi Kagwe and principal secretary Susan Mochache did not respond to our calls and messages on the issue.

Permalink

In reply to by Gwendolyn (not verified)

Hey there! I know this is kind of off topic but I was

wondering which blog platform are you using for this site?

I'm getting fed up of Wordpress because I've had issues with hackers and I'm looking

at options for another platform. I would be awesome if

you could point me in the direction of a good platform.

Feel free to surf to my homepage: 뉴스

Permalink

In reply to by Jamila (not verified)

I loved as much as you'll receive carried out right visit here.

The sketch is attractive, your authored subject matter stylish.

nonetheless, you command get bought an edginess over that you

wish be delivering the following. unwell unquestionably come

further formerly again since exactly the same nearly very often inside case you

shield this hike.

Permalink

In reply to by Gwendolyn (not verified)

Hello! I know this is kind of off-topic however I

needed to ask. Does operating a well-established blog such as yours take a massive amount work?



I'm completely new to running a blog however I do write in my diary on a daily

basis. I'd like to start a blog so I can easily share

my own experience and feelings online. Please let me know if you have any suggestions or tips for new aspiring blog owners.

Appreciate it!



Feel free to visit my blog ... K pop
Permalink

In reply to by Shavonne (not verified)

Hi there! I understand this is sort of off-topic however I had to ask.

Does building a well-established blog like yours take a massive amount work?

I am completely new to running a blog but I do write in my diary everyday.

I'd like to start a blog so I will be able to share my personal experience and thoughts online.

Please let me know if you have any kind of ideas or tips for new aspiring bloggers.

Thankyou!

Here is my site; 엔터테인먼트

Permalink

In reply to by Esther (not verified)

Greetings from California! I'm bored to tears at work so I decided to browse your site

on my iphone during lunch break. I love the information you

provide here and can't wait to take a look when I get home.

I'm shocked at how quick your blog loaded on my cell phone ..

I'm not even using WIFI, just 3G .. Anyways, excellent blog!

Also visit my site :: 엔터테인먼트

Permalink

In reply to by Shavonne (not verified)

Simply desire to say your article is as amazing. The clarity to your post is simply great and i can suppose

you are an expert in this subject. Well along with your permission allow me to take hold of your feed to stay up to date with

coming near near post. Thank you one million and please continue the enjoyable work.

my web-site; unlock car radio code

Permalink

In reply to by Janette (not verified)

Today, I went to the beach front with my children. I found a sea

shell and gave it to my 4 year old daughter and said "You can hear the ocean if you put this to your ear." She put the

shell to her ear and screamed. There was a hermit crab inside and it pinched her ear.

She never wants to go back! LoL I know this is

completely off topic but I had to tell someone!





Look into my homepage ... check here
Permalink

In reply to by Wilbert (not verified)

Everything published was very reasonable. But, think on this, suppose you were to create a awesome title?

I am not saying your content is not solid, but what if you added something to maybe get folk's attention? I

mean Add new comment | EAC RCC Portal is a little vanilla.

You might peek at Yahoo's home page and note how they create news headlines to

get viewers interested. You might add a related video or

a pic or two to get people interested about everything've got to say.

Just my opinion, it could make your blog a little bit learn more interesting.

Permalink

In reply to by Wilbert (not verified)

hey there and thank you for your info – I've definitely picked up

something new from right here. I did however expertise

a few technical issues using this site, since I experienced to reload the website many times previous to I could get it to load correctly.

I had been wondering if your web hosting is OK? Not

that I'm complaining, but slow loading instances times will very frequently

affect your placement in google and can damage your

high-quality score if ads and marketing with Adwords.

Well I'm adding this RSS to my email and could look out for a lot more of your respective exciting content.

Ensure that you update check this list

again very soon.
Permalink

In reply to by Cerys (not verified)

What i don't understood is in fact how you're no longer actually a lot more smartly-preferred than you may be right

now. You're so intelligent. You know thus significantly with regards to

this topic, made me individually believe it from

a lot of various angles. Its like women and men are not involved until it is something to do with Lady gaga!



Your individual stuffs nice. At all times handle it

up!



Have a look at my homepage; 농담

Add new comment

Restricted HTML

  • Allowed HTML tags: <a href hreflang> <em> <strong> <cite> <blockquote cite> <code> <ul type> <ol start type> <li> <dl> <dt> <dd> <h2 id> <h3 id> <h4 id> <h5 id> <h6 id>
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
  • Web page addresses and email addresses turn into links automatically.