Scores of persons turned out to get their jabs in what was reportedly a busy but orderly affair at the Sovereign Centre on August 5, 2021.
Dr. the Hon. Christopher Tufton, Minister of Health & Wellness reported that 960 Jamaicans were vaccinated at the Ebony Vale Community Centre, Kitson Town Primary School, Brown's Hall Primary School, and Point Hill Primary School vaccination sites in his constituency in the month of August.
The Health Ministry is moving to administer some 700,000 doses of the vaccine by the end of
September, in pursuit of the target to have 65 per cent of the Jamaican population vaccinated by March 2022.
He also reported that the Ministry of Health & Wellness and SERHA will conduct on-going vaccination with the Region.