Former Nairobi Governor Evans Kidero has confirmed testing positive for COVID-19 a week after he received the vaccine.
Taking on social media, the former Governor confirmed having COVID like symptoms three days after receiving the jab.
As a family, they all took the test and everyone tested negative except him as he begins a to week complete isolation.
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“Fellow Kenyans, I got vaccinated against Covid-19 last Monday (29/03/2021) which was followed by COVID-19 like reaction three days later.As a family, We all had COVID tests done yesterday, whose results I have just received.
Everybody else is negative except me.I am proceeding on total and complete isolation for the next two weeks.I advise our team members, whom I’ve been in contact with to go and have themselves tested for COVID immediately.
It’s my appeal to Kenyans to continue observing the ministry of health protocols on COVID; wear masks, wash hands with soap and clean, flowing water,use alcohol based hand sanitizers and get vaccinated.” Said Kidero
On 29th March, Kidero shared his experience receiving the vaccine as he called on Kenyans to follow suit and adhere to COVID-19 protocals.
“I have today taken the Covid-19 jab and request my fellow Kenyans to get vaccinated and help the government fight this pandemic.Let’s keep adhering to the Covid-19 protocols. Wear a mask, sanitize and keep social distance.” Said Kidero