The Pfizer COVID-19 vaccination drive began on Friday in Region Two at the Anna Regina Secondary School. First Lady Arya Ali along with the Minister of Education, Priya Manickchand visited the school to observe the process and to commend parents for making the bold decision to have their children vaccinated against COVID-19.
The vaccination drive in the region will continue Saturday at the Aurora Primary and Secondary Schools, and on Monday, September 6, 2021, at the Johanna Cecelia Secondary and the Charity Secondary school.
On Tuesday, September 7, vaccination will take place at the 8th of May Secondary School and at the Kabakaburi Primary School the following day.
Adolescents must be accompanied by their parents or guardian to be vaccinated. Parents must possess a form of identification and children must present a document with proof of age such as a birth certificate.