President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo in his 26th update on Measures taken against the spread of Covid-19 reiterated that One million, Two Hundred and Seventy-One Thousand, Three Hundred and Ninety-Three (1,271,393) doses of COVID-19 vaccines have been administered so far.
He elaborated that Out of the total number, 865, 422 persons have received a single jab, whereas 405, 971 people have received their full dose of two jabs.
He further appealed that, at a time when the economy is on the rebound, and business activities picking up, “we must do everything possible to contain this outbreak.
Meanwhile, the President indicated that, “we are expecting through the COVAX facility and the African Union, one million Pfizer vaccines from the United States of America , 29,670 Pfizer vaccines, and 249,000 AstraZeneca vaccines from the United Kingdom.”
Government is in the process of procuring 17 million single doses per person Johnson & Johnson vaccines, through the African Medicine Supply Platform, in this quarter he added.