Kenya: Govt Launches Covid-19 Vaccination Drive for Tourism and Hospitality Workers

kenya govt launches covid 19 vaccination drive for tourism and hospitality workers

Nairobi — The government through the Ministry of Tourism and Wildlife has launched a nationwide Covid-19 vaccination drive for frontline personnel in the Tourism and Hospitality sector.

The launch which commences in Nairobi county was presided over by Tourism and Wildlife CS, Najib Balala in partnership with the Nairobi Metropolitan Services, Kenya Association of Hotel Keepers and Caterers (KAHC), Kenya Association of Tour Operators (KATO), Pubs and Restaurants Association (PERAK), among other stakeholders in the sector.

Speaking on the drive, CS Balala said that the exercise is a major step towards resumption of activities in the tourism sector which had been greatly affected by the Covid-19 pandemic, he also noted that frontline workers in the Tourism and Hospitality sector are among the most vulnerable to Covid-19 because they come into direct contact with clients.

“Tourism is one of the sectors of our economy that has been greatly affected by the Covid-19 pandemic and today is, therefore, an important day for the sector as it marks a crucial step towards the resumption of activities in the sector. Remember hospitality facilities like restaurants, Hotels and Bars have been closed because of the risk posed by interaction…

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