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Govt addresses Covid-19 vaccine shortage

Government has redistributed Covid-19 vaccines to ensure the availability of second doses across the country.

 

There are areas that had run out of the vaccines like Harare while there was low uptake in other areas and the same was redistributed in accordance to demand.

 

The Ministry of Healthy and Child Care confirmed the availability of vaccines on micro blogging site – Twitter – on their official handle, authorities verified it to be authentic.

“The Ministry of Health has mobilised vaccines for those in Harare Province in need of Sinovac second doses.

 

“Those who are due for that second dose can access it at Parirenyatwa, Sally Mugabe and Chitungwiza Central Hospitals,” reads the post.

 

Government is still seized with the procurement of vaccines after treasury released funds for the purchase of doses enough to attain a 10 million herd immunity.

Herald

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