Attorney Fundamental & Minister of Justice, Honerable Dawda A. Jallow spread out about his abilities following vaccination against COVID-19. He took his first shot of COVID-19 vaccine on Wednesday 10th March 2021 on the Affirm Dwelling in Banjul, The Gambia. This used to be portion of the launching of the COVAX vaccination rollout led by His Excellency President Adama Barrow, the President of the Republic of The Gambia, after the country got its first consignment of 36, 000 doses of Oxford Astra-Zeneca vaccine.
Honorable Dawda A. Jallow indicated that the vaccination course of used to be distress free and inspired of us to prepare all options by Ministry of Effectively being, soon after being vaccinated. He said, “My abilities in taking the jab itself used to be distress-free, truly, before I price what used to be going on, I heard the nurse administering the injection said ‘performed’. I was approached by some journalists for a short interview and which ability, I felt a itsy-bitsy numbness down my legs whereas standing and talking to the media, nonetheless this stopped straight after I sat down. It is endorsed to sit down down for some minutes after taking the vaccine which I didn’t attain on the time. On the opposite hand, I felt no noticeable facet conclude to this level, and I am feeling absolutely elegant.”
Honorable Jallow inspired of us to follow COVID-19 regulations and reiterated that the vaccine is safe and efficient. He suggested Gambian to bag vaccinated against COVID-19.
“We are encouraging of us to follow COVID-19 regulations equivalent to handwashing, wearing facemasks and preserving social distance. I noticed the role performed by Medicines Choose up a watch on Authority whose responsibility is to be particular the protection and effectiveness of the vaccine before approval is given to be used of a vaccine in the country.” said Honorable Jallow. “My message to Gambians is easy. Let all of them flow out in sizable numbers and bag the vaccine. Being vaccinated is one manner of preventing the COVID-19 pandemic.”
World Effectively being Group, United Nations and other companions are supporting Ministry of Effectively being to manufacture sure national and native leadership in country receive proper info about COVID-19 vaccine.
Momodou Gassama, Effectively being Promotion Officer at Gambia WHO Country Office, said “To govern COVID-19, of us must peaceable emulate the example situation by key leaders in receiving the COVID-19 vaccine. Other folks are moreover inspired to conception proper files from health workers, WHO and Ministry of Effectively being.”
“All eligible Gambians must peaceable visit their nearest sanatorium to receive their first dose of COVID-19 vaccine. Other folks are inspired to conception files from health workers of their team or to visit Ministry of Effectively being, WHO and UNICEF web sites for legit files.” said Mr Gassama.
The Gambia is aiming to vaccinate 60% of its inhabitants to own the unfold of COVID-19. COVID-19 brought an gigantic toll to the socio-financial lifestyles of many Gambians because it did to many communities around the sector. Following straightforward and efficient public health measures equivalent to wearing facemasks, washing hands and watching physical distance will vastly serve The Gambia to defeat COVID-19.