Akufo-Addo and wife take covid-19 vaccine – See photos


The President of the Republic of Ghana, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has taken his first vaccination against covid-19.

President Nana Akufo-Addo together with his wife,Rebecca Akufo-addo received the jab at the 37 Military Hospital in Accra on Monday,1st March,2021.

“I decided to take it(vaccine) publicly to clear all doubts and urge everyone to also accept the vaccine.” He said before taking his jab.

“It’s important to state that this vaccine is safe by being the first to have it.S everybody in Ghana should feel comfortable about taking the vaccine.It is important that everybody at the end of the day is vaccinated.That is our objective” he added.

Akufo-Addo appreciated the COVAX facility for giving Ghana 600,000 doses of the vaccine and urged Ghanaians not to let their guards down in the fight against covid-19.

“All the other protocols remain in place until we are satisfied that the virus finally disappears from Ghana.” Akufo-Addo added.

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