Junior Minister of Health issues appeal to large businesses to have employees vaccinated

Junior Minister of Health issues appeal to large businesses to have employees vaccinated

Junior Minister of Health here on Nevis – the Hon. Hazel Brandy-Williams. 

 

Her appeal was made during a Sitting of the Nevis Island Assembly on Tuesday, March 23rd, 2021 and was pertaining to the COVID-19 Vaccinations. 

 

The Government of St. Kitts & Nevis is seeking to achieve Herd Immunity, that is, having at least 70 percent of the population vaccinated, so says Federal Minister of Health – the Hon. Akilah Byron-Nisbett, on March 4th.

The Vaccination program was rolled out on February 22nd, 2021 in St. Kitts.

On Nevis, the program began on February 24th, 2021.

 

Despite over 23% of the Population already inoculated, Mrs. Brandy-Williams said more is needed:

 

The Hon. Hazel Brandy-Williams.