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07.05.2021 Headlines

Second batch of 350,000 AstraZeneca vaccines land in Ghana

By Reporter
Second batch of 350,000 AstraZeneca vaccines land in Ghana
LISTEN MAY 7, 2021

Ghana has taken delivery of 350,000 doses of the AstraZeneca vaccines today Friday morning, 7th May, 2021.

The vaccines which is under the Covax facility arrived from DR Congo through Istanbul on a Turkish Airline.

The vaccines were supposed to be delivered on Tuesday but got delayed which got President Akufo-Addo worried.

The President in his May Day address cited international vaccine politics as reasons for the delay.

The arrival of the vaccines will help continue with the second phase of the COVID-19 vaccination programme.

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