A new batch of COVID-19 vaccines aided by China has arrived in Tanzania

2022-08-22 0 By

Dar es Salaam, January 27 (Xinhua)A new batch of COVID-19 vaccines and syringes from China to Tanzania arrived in Dar es Salaam on Monday.Speaking at the welcoming ceremony held at Julius Nyerere International Airport, Tanzanian Health Minister Mwalimu said China’s vaccine assistance will help Tanzania speed up the vaccination process.In his speech, Mwalimu thanked China for providing vaccine aid to Tanzania again.Mwalimu said vaccines previously provided by China have been administered.China’s timely assistance will help Tanzania speed up the vaccination process and protect the lives and health of the Tanzanian people.Chinese Ambassador to Tanzania Chen Mingjian said China has actively provided vaccine assistance to Tanzania after the country launched vaccination campaigns.China will seize the opportunity of implementing the outcomes of the 8th Ministerial Conference of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation to help Tanzania obtain more safe, reliable and high-quality vaccines and support the Tanzanian government in meeting its vaccination targets.(after)