COVID-19: How the pandemic has exacerbated risks of other immunisable diseases

As countries prepare for eventual COVID-19 vaccines, experts caution that falling immunization coverage could lead to outbreaks of other vaccine-preventable diseases, could this lead to future further breakouts that could prove costly to many African economies? DR. Phionah Atuhebwe, The Regional New Vaccines Introduction Officer World Health Organisation spoke to CNBC Africa for more.

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 16:08:20 GMT
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