Covid 19: Kpone-Katamanso Health directorate intensifies vaccination campaign

Kpone (Near Tema) June 23, GNA - The Ministry of Health, (MoH), Ghana Health Service (GHS), Kpone-Katamanso Municipal Assembly, and development partners are set to intensify the campaign on the COVID-19 vaccination within the Municipality.

This was in a statement signed by the Municipal Health Director, Dr Esther Priscila Biamah-Danquah, and copied to the Ghana News Agency in Tema, stating that the Municipal health directorate, has scheduled June 24 as vaccination week against the coronavirus pandemic.

The statement clarified that all persons 15 years old and above, including pregnant women, and fully vaccinated persons from three months after receiving the second dose were required to go for an additional dose (Booster) of the Vaccine.

It indicated that people, who received their first dose, were expected to go for their second jab to achieve immunity against the deadly COVID-19 infections.

A team of health workers would visit schools, Churches, Mosques, Market places, Lorry Stations, and vaccination posts for the vaccination exercise, the statement explained.

Dr Biamah-Danquah noted that stakeholders, including Assembly Members, were expected to lead the charge in the various communities for a successful exercise.