AstraZeneca vaccine offered on voluntary basis

Effective today, members of the public aged 18 years and above will be offered the AstraZeneca vaccine on a voluntary basis.

“Additional slots for COVID-19 AstraZaneca vaccine will be offered to individuals aged 18 and above, who wish to receive a COVID-19 vaccination voluntarily. These additional slots are limited and are only available from May 6 – 29,” said the Ministry of Health (MoH) yesterday.

The announcement followed the MoH’s statement on the Opt-in Programme for the Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID-19 Vaccine.

More details on Thursday’s Borneo Bulletin