|COVID–19 NEWS||MAIS distributes RM545,500 worth of aid to 5,455 families affected by COVID-19 | COVID: Police trainees who have recovered, completed quarantine can resume training - Bukit Aman | COVID: 2,154 new cases, six deaths recorded Friday - Health DG | COVID-19 infection tally in Singapore exceeds 60,000 cases | Govt urged to include pharmacists in Phase 1 Vaccination exercise ||
KOTA KINABALU, Feb 22 -- The Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine is scheduled to arrive in Sabah on Thursday (Feb 25), Chief Minister Datuk Hajiji Noor said.
Hajiji said he would be present at the Kota Kinabalu International Airport (KKIA) for the arrival.
He said the vaccine’s arrival in Malaysia was key in the effort to contain the COVID-19 pandemic.
“It is hoped that the National COVID-19 Immunisation Programme will be implemented successfully,” he said in a statement today.
Malaysia on Feb 21 received 312,390 doses of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine.