Tag: AstraZeneca

Guyana receives 57,600 doses of AstraZeneca from COVAX

Guyana receives 57,600 doses of AstraZeneca from COVAX

Anara Khan Anara Khan- August 13, 2021

─ Sputnik V also arrives ─ 100,000 doses of Pfizer expected in September Guyana’s COVID-19 immunisation campaign has been boosted ... Read More

Media statement on COVID-19 vaccination

Media statement on COVID-19 vaccination

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 11, 2021

As a result of representations made by various stakeholders to my office on sections of the COVID- 19 Emergency Measures ... Read More

Govt working to secure Sputnik V second doses

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- July 29, 2021

Minister of Health, Dr. Frank Anthony is appealing to persons awaiting their second dose of the Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccine ... Read More

Health Minister responds to Harmon’s request for Sputnik V vaccine info

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 19, 2021

Thank you for your letter which we received on June 18, 2021, requesting information on Sputnik V Vaccine. An exhaustive ... Read More

Opposition Leader’s statement on Sputnik V vaccines reckless, self-serving – President Ali

Opposition Leader’s statement on Sputnik V vaccines reckless, self-serving – President Ali

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 17, 2021

—Pleads with citizens to heed calls of health officials, scientists and to get vaccinated  His Excellency Dr Irfaan Ali this afternoon ... Read More

The Ministry of Health will not be derailed in our efforts to vaccinate all adults

The Ministry of Health will not be derailed in our efforts to vaccinate all adults

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 16, 2021

MEDIA STATEMENT The Ministry of Health will not be derailed in our efforts to vaccinate all adults By any standards, ... Read More

Administering of second dose Sputnik V vaccine deferred – Health Ministry

Administering of second dose Sputnik V vaccine deferred – Health Ministry

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 27, 2021

-shipment delayed The Ministry of Health has announced that it is deferring the administration of the second doses of the ... Read More

38,000 doses of Covid vaccine expected from COVAX in May -Min. Anthony

38,000 doses of Covid vaccine expected from COVAX in May -Min. Anthony

Godfrey Broomes Godfrey Broomes- April 27, 2021

The Government is expecting another shipment of Covid vaccines in May to further its robust immunisation campaign against the disease. ... Read More

Ministry of Health Press Statement

Ministry of Health Press Statement

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 19, 2021

The Ministry of Health today received an additional 83,000 doses for Sputnik V vaccines out of the 200,000 first and ... Read More

600 Guyanese fully vaccinated against Covid

Godfrey Broomes Godfrey Broomes- April 16, 2021

- all healthcare workers in Region Nine immunised - Minister Anthony Minister of Health, Hon. Dr Frank Anthony says Government’s ... Read More

4,500 people being vaccinated against Covid per day

4,500 people being vaccinated against Covid per day

Stacy Carmichael Stacy Carmichael- April 9, 2021

-Min. Anthony encourages public to get the jab Minister of Health, Hon. Dr. Frank Anthony has said the COVID-19 vaccination ... Read More

COVID-19 Alert!

Coronavirus disease spreads primarily through contact with an infected person when they cough or sneeze. It also spreads when a person touches a surface or object that has the virus on it, then touches their eyes, nose, or mouth. We urge citizens to practice good hygiene and social or physical distancing also adhere to the guidelines provided by the Ministry of Health, Guyana.