Kenyans can now access upto date information on Covid -19 after the ministry of health in partnership with whatsapp and facebook launched an information dissemination platform.
All Kenyans will have to do to get the information will be sending Hi to the phone number +254110719719 on whatsapp and a message will appear from MoH.
“Welcome to the official government Covid-19 support, what would you like to know about Covid-19? Type menu to access more information. ”
According to the ministry of health latest update on Covid -19 pandemic, Kenya has recorded 25 cases so far with zero casualty.
The world health organization had earlier launched the same messaging platform giving over a billion people access to access to information on Covid -19 at global level.
East Africa has recorded 73 cases so far with Burundi and South Sudan yet to announce any confirmed cases.
Covid -19 has so far infected over 377,000 people around the world and killed another 16,000.