• Short Summary

    A LARGE-SCALE APPEAL FOR BLOOD HAS BEEN LAUNCHED THIS WEEK THROUGHOUT KENYA.

    BLOOD DONOR WEEK OCCURS?

  • Description

    A LARGE-SCALE APPEAL FOR BLOOD HAS BEEN LAUNCHED THIS WEEK THROUGHOUT KENYA.

    BLOOD DONOR WEEK OCCURS AT THE SAME TIME AS KENYATTA WEEK, AND YESTERDAY KENYA'S MINISTER OF ECONOMIC PLANNING, TOM M'BOYA, AND THE COMMISSIONER OF PRISONS, MR. ANDREW SAIKWA, WERE AMONG DONORS.

    THE DRIVE FOR BLOOD DONATION IS RUN BY THE ASSISTANT DIRECTOR OF MEDICAL SERVICES, DR. KINYA. HE SAID NAIROBI ITSELF NEEDS BETWEEN 800 AND 1,000 PINTS OF BLOOD EACH MONTH TO SATISFY ITS IMMEDIATE NEEDS.

    DR KINYA SAID YESTERDAY: "WE ALWAYS NEED BLOOD. WE ARE ALWAYS SHORT OF IT AND I WOULD APPEAL TO ALL KENYANS TO GIVE BLOOD".

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA65T74GAC2S8RYHAYF95BI6NCG
    Media URN:
    VLVA65T74GAC2S8RYHAYF95BI6NCG
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    19/10/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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