Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia says it is in the collective interest of all Ghanaians to take the Covid-19 vaccine. Ghana became the first country in the world to receive the COVAX COVID-19 facility when it received about 600,000 vaccines. President Akufo-Addo and the Vice President took their first jab of the vaccine on Monday, March 1, 2021. The goal is to immunise about 20 million Ghanaians, Dr. Bwumia stated.
He also urged Ghanaian’s to reject conspiracy theories by naysayers about the vaccine. “Please don’t listen to the nayayers who want to spread conspiracy theories about this vaccine,” Dr.Bawumie urged. “Please this is to protect our people in Ghana. It is to protection all of us, our economy, so that we move forward,” he said.
Following the vaccination of the First and Second families, the vaccination will continue from tomorrow. identifiable groups will take their shots before the general public on Wednesday March 3.