He said the public authority will purchase the antibodies through direct sources, adding that the public authority as of now has a financial plan set up to buy these immunizations.
He spread the word about this in a radio meeting on Accra based Joy FM, during its Saturday Newsfile program February 27, 2021.
"The antibodies will be arriving in up to 14 days. It could be a mix of what the public authority is purchasing straightforwardly and what we have additionally from the COVID-19 Vaccine Global Access Facility (COVAX). We are at an exceptionally progressed stage to get the one the public authority is purchasing just as the one coming from the COVAX office", he expressed.
He clarified that the public authority was not paying for immunizations from the COVAX office yet it is paying for the organization.
What's more, he said the private wellbeing area won't be permitted to buy and oversee the immunizations to its customers as it isn't available to be purchased.
Ghana, took conveyance of 600,000 portions of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 antibody made by the Serum Institute of India (Covishield).
The 600,000 portions is the primary transfer of antibodies procured through the COVID-19 Vaccine Global Access Facility (COVAX) which Ghana, among 92 nations, has marked unto.
Ghana is the primary country on the planet to get COVID-19 immunizations as a feature of the COVAX activity to guarantee fair access for everybody.
The COVID-19 immunization will start on March 2 and will be led in stages and in sections of the populace.
The primary portion of the populace to get the dosages are wellbeing laborers, grown-ups 60 years and over, individuals with hidden medical issue, bleeding edge chief, lawmaking body, legal executive and their connected staff, forefront security faculty, some strict pioneers, fundamental specialists, educators and different people in the Greater Accra Metropolitan Area remembering Kasoa for the Central Region and the Greater Kumasi Metropolitan and Obuasi regions.
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