WHO nods more cholera vaccines for Zambia
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By SHARON KALIMBULA –
HEALTH Minister Sylvia Masebo says the World Health Organisation (WHO) has approved Zambia’s request for more than 1.9 million doses of the oral cholera vaccine.
The 1,916,656 batch was in addition to the 1.7 million doses donated which had already been used to vaccinate 99 per cent of the target groups in hotspot areas of Lusaka.
Ms Masebo said the vaccines would be distributed to other hotspot areas like Ndola, Mumbwa, Chibombo, Itezhi-Tezhi, Gweembe and Chipata districts.

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