On Air Now

Sunday Best

6:00pm - 8:00pm

  • 045 901 490
  • 0833 979797

Now Playing

Dua Lipa, Dababy

Levitating

Ireland Ceases Accepting Delivery Of Some Covid 19 Vaccine Orders, To Divert To Poorer Countries

Stock image: Thirdman/Pexels

Ireland has just donated 340,000 doses to Uganda.

Ireland has ceased accepting delivery of some Covid-19 vaccines orders, to accommodate poorer countries where vaccine availability's low.

The HSE says its fully committed to working with government in sending 1 million doses to poorer nations, as part of the COVAX initiative.

National Lead of the Vaccination Programme Damien McCallion says Ireland recently delivered 340,000 vaccines to Uganda

More from National News

Stay tuned to Kfm!

Get the Kfm Apps for you phone, tablet or smart speaker...

Kfm Kildare Weather

  • Sun

    Heavy Rain

    6°C

  • Mon

    Heavy Rain

    9°C

  • Tue

    Heavy Rain

    10°C

  • Wed

    Sunny intervals

    7°C

  • Thu

    Heavy Rain

    6°C