President-elect for the 8th election, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has indicated that Ghana will not be left behind in the access to the COVID-19 vaccine.
In his address to the Nation on 20th Dec. 2020, the President disclosed that the Government will ensure safe and effective COVID-19 vaccines deployed to the country.
” Ghana, I assure you, is not going to be left behind in having access to the vaccines. I am aware of the anxieties relating to the safety and efficacy of newly-developed vaccines. The government will ensure that the Covid-19 vaccines to be deployed in the country are effective and are safe. To this end, I have put together a team of experts, from the relevant institutions and agencies, who are working assiduously towards the procurement and deployment of vaccines in Ghana. The briefings held by the Ministry of Information will keep the nation updated on this matter”.President Akuffo-Addo