GHANA BECOMES FIRST COUNTRY IN AFRICA TO RECEIVE COVID-19 VACCINES, MASS ROLL OUT STARTS NEXT WEEK
Ghana?? becomes the first country in Africa the to receive #COVID19 vaccines from the COVAX facility. 600,000 Oxford-AstraZeneca doses arrived in Accra this morning. The delivery is the first wave of arrivals to continue in coming days. Mass vaccinations start from next week.
Ghana became the first country to receive #COVAX vaccines based on various factors, including a strong rollout plan and all regulatory steps in place.
The shipments represent the beginning of the largest vaccine procurement and supply operation in history.