The power of handwashing

The power of handwashing

published on Monday 16th of March 2020 12:19:12 PM

Handwashing with soap, when done correctly, is critical in the fight against the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19).

  1. It is important for us to remind ourselves of the proper way to wash hands.
  2. Wet hands with running water
  3. Apply enough soap to cover wet hands Scrub all surfaces of the hands – including back of hands, between fingers and under nails – for at least 20 seconds.
  4. Rinse thoroughly with running water Dry hands with a clean cloth or air dry them.

For more information on COVID 19 visit:

WHO website

Centres for Disease Control

Ministry of Health


COVID-19 Hot Lines in Kenya:

0800721316 (Toll Free)



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