January 2017 – The Government of Zambia has launched a campaign on Wednesday (January 10) to vaccinate residents of Lusaka against cholera with support from WHO and partners. Two million doses of the oral cholera vaccine from the Gavi-funded global stockpile were delivered to the southern African country in January, enough to immunize 1 million people.
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By Lilian Namagembe Kampala — The yellow fever vaccination card has become the second most important document after the passport for travellers in Uganda. This is especially since March 2016 when half a dozen suspected cases of the yellow fever disease were reported in the Masaka area. Travellers coming in or leaving Uganda are now […]