My latest. Liberals are looking to replace vaccine commander Dany Fortin soon. Underscoring why they should, a federal minister accidentally inflated the number of vaccines coming.
South Africa used over 95% of the 500,000 J&J doses allotted to it for its Sisonke programme (that included a temporary pause after the US also paused use), health minister Zweli Mkhize says. Pfizer vaccines will open SA’s mass rollout (starting tomorrow).
A government minister has said he did not approve of moves to break from government guidelines on the rollout of vaccines in areas where the Indian variant has been found - as London's mayor called for more flexibility
Despite discussion on vaccine coproduction in the country, the government will give priority to purchasing vaccines from different sources, the minister said while talking to reporters at the Secretariat following the Cabinet meeting. #Bangladesh
‘SLOVAK PM RESIGNS OVER HANDLING OF PANDEMIC’ LOOK: Slovakian Prime Minister Igor Matovic resigned on Tuesday following heavy criticism of his decision to buy Russian vaccines and of his handling of the coronavirus pandemic in general. | 📷 Vladimir Simicek/AFP