The Minister of Health, Kwaku Agyeman Manu has touted the country’s fast control of the COVID-19 pandemic.
He stated Ghana’s case control and vaccine procurement has stuck the attention of many nations throughout the world.
Speaking at a press convention in Accra, the Minister stated many nations are chasing him to provide them the blueprint on the way to manipulate their cases.
“As at now, WHO has selected nations that have controlled the Covid-19 correctly and such a lot of are chasing me to help them in controlling Covid-19 simply as we have been capable of manipulate ours.”
Mr. Agyeman Manu additionally touched at the Sputnik V vaccine procurement troubles that threatened his process ultimate year.
The Health Minister, Kwaku Agyeman Manu together along with his group on the Ministry gotten smaller middleman, Sheikh Ahmed Dalmook Al Maktoum, you got the Sputnik-V vaccines at $19 in keeping with dose.
Appearing earlier than a Nine-member Adhoc Committee probing situations main to the acquisition of the vaccines, Mr. Agyeman Manu denied any wrongdoing pronouncing he needed to hotel to middlemen due to the fact the producers have been unwilling to promote directly.
“When the problem of Sputnik-V got here up, in fact, there has been a selection to head in for extra vaccines due to the fact there has been shortage of vaccines as many nations had closed their borders.”
“What endorsed us to shop for the ones vaccines changed into that the identical vaccine changed into bought at $38 elsewhere, so thinking about that, we notion it changed into cheap,” he defined on Adom FM’sBurning Issues.
Mr. Agyeman Manu debunked claims that his outfit rejected inexpensive gives and went in for that specific deal.