Bungoma County has been recognized for fully vaccinating teens against covid 19.
During the award ceremony Bungoma emerged top in the country beating other 46 counties .
The was function held at a Nairobi hotel and graced by Health Cabinet Secretary Dr. Susan Nakhumicha.
Bungoma County health and sanitation director Dr.Caleb Watta who received the award on behalf of the County vowed to ensure more vaccine uptake by their clients .
The event was used to mark the world’s immunisation week.
Watta thanked the CS for the recognition she bestowed on Bungoma County and added that the trophy will strengthen the bond between the national government and the devolved unit.
“This shows that our efforts have been recognized, we have got a strong team of health workers who are behind our success, they go an extra mile to help us succeed through team work,” the director said.