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Customers going for second portion of COVID-19 immunizations dismissed

…as explicit antibodies are inaccessibleCustomers in the Krowor Municipality in the Greater Accra area going for their second portion of the two-portion Moderna COVID-19 antibody are being dismissed. In front of traces of the obligatory inoculation by the Ministry of Health this month, the deficiency of the Moderna immunization is representing a test to wellbeing experts in the region with regards to giving the second portion of the antibody to the people who are expected.

  4 days ago ago
Customers going for second portion of COVID-19 immunizations dismissed

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Ghanaians Descend Heavily On President Nana Addo After He Posted This On His Offial Twitter Page.

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  1 month ago ago
Ghanaians Descend Heavily On President Nana Addo After He Posted This On His Offial Twitter Page.

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3 Important Things To Expect As President Akuffo-Addo Set To Address Ghanaians Tonight

The world is in shock over the new wave of the coronavirus pandemic. It has forced every leader to institute various measures to ensure the safety, and survival of its citizens. According to health experts, the new variant of the pandemic called the Omicron is dangerous and three times the coronavirus disease.

  1 month ago ago
3 Important Things To Expect As President Akuffo-Addo Set To Address Ghanaians Tonight

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“No, We Cannot Help” — NPP Big Wig Boldly Tells Serwaa Amihere On Live TV

The second jab of the AstraZeneca vaccine began yesterday.The second dosage delayed a bit because of acquisition of vaccines.So far the process has been smooth with only few complaints of people being asked to return later for the jab.It was a lively discussion on ‘GHToday’ between Serwaa Amihere and Dennis Miracle Aboagye, a former MCE for Akuapem North, regarding the ongoing second jab of the vaccines.

  8 months ago ago
“No, We Cannot Help” — NPP Big Wig Boldly Tells Serwaa Amihere On Live TV

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Over 800,000 Ghanaians fully vaccinated - GHS

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) has confirmed that a total of 823,467 persons have been fully vaccinated in the country. In all, a total of 2,517,612 doses of the Coronavirus vaccines have been administered unto the citizenry as at last Tuesday. Breaking it down based on the type of vaccines, the GHS says that 7,847 doses of the Russian Sputnik V have been administered and 650,135 doses of AstraZeneca vaccines have been administered.

  3 months ago ago
Over 800,000 Ghanaians fully vaccinated - GHS

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COVID-19 Inoculation: MOH, GHS directs all within the Ashanti Region to go for their shots

The Authorities of the Ghana Health Service and the Ministry of Health in the Ashanti Region have been forced to extend the administration of the inoculation of the COVID-19 vaccine for 4 more days. Thus the administration of the second dose of the AstraZeneca vaccine will officially end on September 10, 2021 instead of September 4.

  4 months ago ago
COVID-19 Inoculation: MOH, GHS directs all within the Ashanti Region to go for their shots

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Over 1m Astrazeneca vaccines from Germany and EU partners to arrive in Ghana

As part of efforts to support the country’s fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. Ghana awaits over one million Astrazeneca vaccines from Germany and other EU partners. In a statement issued by the German Embassy on Tuesday, the country is expected to take delivery of 1,037,700 vaccines through the COVAX facility.

  1 month ago ago
Over 1m Astrazeneca vaccines from Germany and EU partners to arrive in Ghana

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The COVID-19 Vaccine is In - Go For The Second Jab

The time is due for all person's who had their first jab of the COVID-19 vaccines to receive the second jab. It's only the person's who had the first jab will be qualified to take the second one. Health authorities in Ghana have deployed drones to deliver boxes of Covid-19 vaccines in hard-to-reach areas in the country.

  8 months ago ago
The COVID-19 Vaccine is In - Go For The Second Jab

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What Ghanaians need to know about Covid 19

The first day in the month of march this year saw the start of Ghana's nationwide vaccination program against covid-19. By the close of this same month about 500,000 people had taken their first jab of the AstraZeneca vaccine. Ghana took delivery of another 350,000 doses of the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine from DRC (The Democratic Republic of Congo)in April since the latter realized it would not be able to deploy all of its 1.7 million COVAX funded doses before their expiration in June.

  5 months ago ago
What Ghanaians need to know about Covid 19

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Ghana to receive 1.5Million doses of Astrazeneca vaccines from Germany

Director of Communications at the Presidency, Eugene Arhin, has assured Ghanaians that we would be receiving 1.5 million doses of the Astrazeneca vaccine from Germany. This development occured after President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, had a bilateral meeting with the German Chancellor during his visit to the country.

  4 months ago ago
Ghana to receive 1.5Million doses of Astrazeneca vaccines from Germany

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In England many vaccinated people hospitalized with Delta.

General wellbeing specialists caution that 'antibodies don't take out all danger' in the midst of early signs punches may not stop Delta transmission. The profoundly infectious Delta variation currently represents almost 100% of all COVID-19 diseases in the UK . Many completely immunized individuals in England have been hospitalized with the profoundly infectious Delta Covid variation, researchers said on Friday.

  5 months ago ago
In England many vaccinated people hospitalized with Delta.

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Today marks the beginning of the second phase of Ghana’s vaccination programme against the COVID-19

In all, about 360,000 Ghanaians who had the first jab in March this year are eligible to receive the second one from today until May 26, 2021. Those who will receive the jabs are in the 43 districts in the Greater Accra, Ashanti and Central regions, which were covered in the first phase of the exercise.

  8 months ago ago
Today marks the beginning of the second phase of Ghana’s vaccination programme against the COVID-19

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WR- Why Some COVID-19 immunization Centers will not start work today - Dept of Public health

Western Regional deputy director of public health has advised the general public to take notice of the fact that not all designated COVID-19 Centers in the officially published lists will start operating today, 1st September 2021, and some days ahead due to inadequate supply. According to Dr. Gifty Amugi, it is important for the general public to appreciate the challenges associated with securing vaccines on the global stage, therefore there is no way all the expected supplies will be available at all centers for immunization.

  4 months ago ago
WR- Why Some COVID-19 immunization Centers will not start work today - Dept of Public health

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Covid-19: Deadly Indian Strain Detected in Ghana – AstraZeneca Vaccines Not Effective Against it

Ghana has confirmed the presence of the most contagious Covid-19 strain, which originated in India. Professor Gordon Awendare of the University of Ghana's West Africa Center for Cell Biology and Infectious Pathogens, WACCBIP, revealed that the Indian version, also known as the Delta variant, is one of the forty-five (45) varieties currently in Ghana.

  7 months ago ago
Covid-19: Deadly Indian Strain Detected in Ghana – AstraZeneca Vaccines Not Effective Against it

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GHS press release debunks rumors that Sputnik-V and AstraZeneca vaccines are not effective

GHS press release debunks rumors that Sputnik-V and AstraZeneca vaccines are not effective against the Delta strain of SARS-Cov-2. The Ghana Health Service in a press release signed by Dr. Patrick Kuma-Aboagye, DIRECTOR-GENERAL of the Ghana Health Service debunks the rumors that Sputnik-V and AstraZeneca vaccines are which are adopted and used in Ghana are not effective against the new strain of Covid 19.

  7 months ago ago
GHS press release debunks rumors that Sputnik-V and AstraZeneca vaccines are not effective

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Controversy as government contracts another company to buy 5 million sputnikV vaccines at $26 a dose

A lot of controversies keeps coming up about the nation's procurement of the sputnik V vaccines for the good people of Ghana. Within a space two weeks,two major issues have come up about the nation's bid to procure further vaccines to get the nation inoculated.

  7 months ago ago
Controversy as government contracts another company to buy 5 million sputnikV vaccines at $26 a dose

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COVID-19: Pfizer vaccine more effective against new indian strain - Prof Awandare

The Head of the West Africa Center for Cell Biology and Infectious Pathogens at the University of Ghana, Professor Gordon Awandare, is urging the government to consider the procurement of Pfizer vaccines to combat the new COVID-19 strains. Two cases of the new strain known as Delta Variant from India has been recorded in Ghana.

  6 months ago ago
COVID-19: Pfizer vaccine more effective against new indian strain - Prof Awandare

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Taking both Johnson and Johnson and Astrazeneca jabs can be very dangerous; Beware - GHS warns

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) has advised the entire Ghanaian populace to take note of negative effects that one exposes himself after taking the previous jabs and again deciding to go in for the Johnson and John son's that has been rolled out. The Service says it is not advisable for such a decision to be taken left alone, going in to take a third jab.

  5 months ago ago
Taking both Johnson and Johnson and Astrazeneca jabs can be very dangerous; Beware - GHS warns

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AstraZeneca or Pfizer BioNTech? Which Vaccine is effective against the DELTA variant?

A vaccine is defined as a substance used to stimulate the production of antibodies and provide immunity against one or several diseases, prepared from the causative agent of a disease, its products, or a synthetic substitute, treated to act as an antigen without inducing the disease.

  5 months ago ago
AstraZeneca or Pfizer BioNTech? Which Vaccine is effective against the DELTA variant?

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Covid-19 Vaccine: The Decline In Delta Variant Protection Strengthens Calls For Booster Campaign

Two doses of Pfizer jab seem to offer greater initial safety than AstraZeneca, but its effectiveness declines faster, according to the study – as specialists emphasize vaccines are the safest method to decrease risk. When likened to the Oxford/AstraZeneca jab, two doses of the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine appear to offer greater initial security against the Delta version of Covid-19, but its effectiveness drops faster, according to the preliminary survey.

  5 months ago ago
Covid-19 Vaccine: The Decline In Delta Variant Protection Strengthens Calls For Booster Campaign