Over 24 million Ethiopians get COVID-19 vaccination

The Ministry of Health of Ethiopia said in two rounds it has managed to vaccinate over 24.5 million Ethiopians with COVID-19 vaccines.

This is indicated by Dr. Meseret Zelalem, Director at the Ministry, who spoke at COVID-19 vaccination assessment meeting today the Ministry held to evaluate its past nine months performance.



It is stated that soon the Ministry will launch the third round of COVID-19 vaccination to boost immunity of Ethiopians against the pandemic.

In Ethiopia so far a total of 470,686 people are infected by COVID-19 of which 455,720 have recovered, according to the latest report of the Ministry.