South Sudan refugees treated for measles in Kenya
Posted by African Press International on February 17, 2014
S Sudan refugees treated for measles in Kenya
An emergency vaccination programme is underway in Northern Kenya after a measles outbreak at a refugee camp. Eighty-three children are currently receiving treatment. The highly-contagious disease is thought to have originated among refugees from South Sudan. Al Jazeera’s Catherine Soi reports from Nadapal, a town bordering the Eastern Equatoria state of South Sudan.