J & J covid19 jab administration starts on good note
Written by MillenniumEditor2 on July 23, 2021
The Administration of Johnsons and Johnsons vaccine has commenced today at good note with high numbers of people queuing up to get the vaccines.
On Wednesday, Zambia received the first consignment of 151, 200 doses of the Johnsons and Johnson’s covid19 vaccine under the COVAX facility.
A visit at the show grounds found that the vaccination exercise had however not commenced by 09.30 hours this morning despite a long queue for people waiting to get the vaccine.
And At the OYDC, the health staff were organising themselves to kick-start the exercise BY 10: hours.
And Ministry of Health Permanent Secretary Kennedy Malama has described the response to the johnson and johnson vaccine as impressive so far.
And Dr Malama has reiterated the call to members of the public who have already taken the AstraZeneca vaccine not to take the Johnson and Johnson vaccine.
Dr Malama says distribution of the Johnson and Johnson vaccine has already started and all provinces of the country will be catered for.
Meanwhile some residents spoken to expressed happiness with the commencement of the administration of Johnsons and Johnson vaccine.
The residents started that the arrival of the Johnson and Johnson vaccines has given hope to the people that were not vaccinated with AstraZeneca vaccine after Lusaka run out of the drug.