Bank of Ghana to support government with ¢10 billion amid Covid- 19. The Bank of Ghana (BoG) says it stands ready to support government with GH¢10 billion in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.
Ghana has launched a vaccination campaign against the novel corona virus disease days after taking delivery of the historic first shipment of the COVAX vaccines. The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo together with his wife, Mrs. Rebecca Akufo-Addo received the first shots of the vaccine. He described his decision as an important example to make every Ghanaian see how safe the vaccines are and feel comfortable to take it. Nana Akufo-Addo cautioned that until his team was satisfied that the virus had been defeated, all currently public health protocols would still be in place even with the availability of vaccines.
Statement by UNICEF Representative in Ghana, Anne-Claire Dufay and WHO Representative to Ghana, Dr Francis Kasolo on the arrival of the first COVID-19 vaccines in Accra