The Vice-Chancellor and Senior members of the University of Professional Studies (UPSA) as part of the ongoing covid-19 vaccination exercise Thursday, March 4, 2021, received a shot of the AstraZeneca covid-19 jab.
Professor Abednego F. O. Amartey, a minute after taking the covid-19 vaccine entreated students and staff of the university to get inoculated when it gets to their turn saying the coronavirus vaccine is safe.
UPSA’s Vice-Chancellor, Abednego F. O. Amartey in a blog post sighted by Educationweb.com.gh parried beliefs and conspiracy theories casting doubts on the safety of the vaccine and the exercise as a whole.
Some recipients of the covid-19 jab include Mr Mark Otibo, director, Human Resource, Mrs Aba Lokko, director of Public Affairs, Dr Ampem Darko, President of UTAG-UPSA and Mr Fortune Fio, director of Legal Services.
The rest are Mr George Quartey, director, Quality Assurance, Mr Edward Odjidja, director, physical development as well as Dr Edward Attah-Botachwey, head of the department of banking and finance.