Tanzania’s Health Minister Dorothy Gwajima said the East Africa nation has no plans to import Covid-19 vaccines, nanansem.com can report.
She stated, East Africa nation has no plans to import Covid-19 vaccines at a time when there are fears that infections are rising.
Her comment comes a week after President John Magufuli warned health officials against acquiring coronavirus vaccines, saying – without giving evidence – that they could harm the population.
“For now the government has no plans to receive the Covid vaccine being distributed in other countries,” Dr Gwajima said.
Dr Gwajima also warned media outlets not to report unofficial information on coronavirus or any disease