Ghana receives additional 1.24 million Pfizer vaccines from UK

Ghana has taken shipping of an additional 1.24 million doses of Pfizer vaccines from the United Kingdom as instances of COVID-19 increase step by step.

The doses arrived at the Kotoka international Airport over the weekend bringing the full united kingdom bilaterally donated COVID-19 vaccines to 2.Sixty four million.A announcement issued in Accra and copied to the Ghana news corporation (GNA) said the vaccines were acquired via officials from the Ministry of fitness alongside Ms. Beth Cadman OBE, the development Director at the British high fee.“i’m thankful for the advent of the 1.24 million Pfizer vaccines in Ghana while we see the number of COVID-19 instances inside the country growth. The wet season usually brings its honest proportion of disease worries, which includes malaria and viral outbreaks,” Ms Cadman said.

The assertion advised the general public to take a look at correct hygiene practices, take COVID-19 vaccines as quickly as possible to be protected against severe COVID-19 contamination, and take precautions in opposition to mosquito bites.“together, we can forestall COVID-19 from becoming a headline difficulty in Ghana.“we’re thankful to Ghana health carrier, Ministry of statistics, Ghana’s drone transport employer Zipline and all our companions and groups at the ground who will work tirelessly to make sure these jabs attain those most in need in towns and villages across the united states.

“We should make sure that the most inclined in Ghana, including persons with disabilities, have get entry to to the vaccines. No person is secure until collectively we are all included,” it stated.The UK’s £548 million contribution has supported the delivery of over 1.3 billion doses to 87 developing nations, along with 23.5million doses to Ghana through the worldwide COVAX initiative.

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