Ghana approves Russia's Sputnik V vaccine for emergency use – RDIF

This post was originally published on this site

MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia’s RDIF sovereign wealth fund said on Saturday that Ghana had granted emergency authorisation for the use of the Sputnik V vaccine against COVID-19, becoming the 31st country to do so, and the fifth African state.

© Reuters/POOL FILE PHOTO: Vials of the Sputnik V (Gam-COVID-Vac) vaccine are seen at the Del-Pest Central Hospital in Budapest

The Russian vaccine was approved by the West African country’s health ministry, the Russian Direct Investment Fund said in a statement.

(Writing by Dmitry Antonov; Editing by Mark Heinrich)

Continue Reading