In this July 27, 2020, photo, a nurse prepares a shot as a study of a possible COVID-19 vaccine, developed by the National Institutes of Health and Moderna Inc., gets underway in Binghamton, New York.
The virtual FEC was presided over by Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, while President Muhammadu Buhari joined virtually from his hometown, Daura, Katsina State.
The government of the Andean nation has set aside $200 million to purchase vaccines from seven companies, and will focus the vaccination program nearly entirely on the adult population, Juan Carlos Zevallos said.
"Conflicting messages makes full transparency essential for a successful roll out of the country's largest-ever vaccine campaign". "She encouraged us all to get ours".
The country received its first delivery of 1.2 million Sinovac doses this month, with another 1.8 million to arrive in January.
He continued to encourage others to get the vaccine, sharing, "You're having it not just for yourself but for people who you are close to - you're doing your bit for society".
If authorized by the FDA, US officials said the initial shipment of almost 6 million doses would go to health workers and nursing homes. Many people are skeptical of this vaccine - many are even somehow skeptical of the pandemic itself, even after more than 300,000 people have died in the United States alone.
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Why block coal imports at all? However Mr Wang refuted Australia's stance that they are being unfairly targeted by China. Australia's barley exports to China had been worth around US$1 billion a year before a recent drought.
The government said it had secured enough vaccines to inoculate all of the country's 5 million people, with two new agreements signed with pharmaceutical companies AstraZeneca and Novavax.
Germany has said it will begin vaccinations on December 27, a date expected to be matched across the European Union. Both vaccines require two doses to be administered.
To that effect, 85 per cent of respondents support a Canada-wide vaccine tracker.
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A health care worker was injected with the Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine at Women & Infants Hospital in Providence. The healthcare worker was treated with the help of epinephrine, a medication used to treat allergic reactions.