Only 2% of COVID-19 vaccines administered in Africa – WHO

The Director-General of World Health Organisation (WHO), Dr Tedros Ghebreyesus, on Tuesday said that more than 5.7 billion COVID-19 vaccine doses had been administered globally.   He, however, said that only two per cent of the vaccines were administered in…
Merkel calls for global COVID-19 vaccine production

Germany Chancellor Angela Merkel on Friday called for global COVID-19 vaccine production.   To overcome the COVID-19 crisis, “we need to provide access to sufficient vaccines, medicines and tests for all, including the poorest countries,’’ said Merkel in her speech…