94,000 People Now Vaccinated A...

News

94,000 People Now Vaccinated Against Covid-19 In Republic

Niall Colbert
Niall Colbert

11:22 AM - 19 Jan 2021



94,000 people in the Republic of Ireland have now been vaccinated against covid-19.

71,000 of them have been administered to frontline healthcare workers.

Meanwhile, the remaining doses have gone to staff and residents in long term residential facilities.

Health Minister Stephen Donnelly says the country is on track to have 140,000 doses administered by Sunday.

This week will also see people starting to receive their second dose of the vaccine.

Stephen Donnelly will today ask Cabinet to approve a 91 million euro deal for doctors and pharmacist to administer the covid vaccine.



Read more about

Coronavirus Covid-19 Health Lockdown Vaccine

You might like

Live: Title

Now playing

00:00:00 / 00:00:00
Added to queue
Removed from queue

On Air

Share

Share

Up next

Episode title
Show
Duration

You currently have no podcasts in your queue.

Go to podcasts

On Air

Overnight

Overnight

12 AM-5 AM

Share

Up next

Early Breakfast with Pamela Jo...

Early Breakfast with Pamela Joyce

5 AM-7 AM

Share

The Ian Dempsey Breakfast Show

The Ian Dempsey Breakfast Show

7 AM-9 AM

Share

Dermot & Dave

Dermot & Dave

9 AM-12 PM

Share

Mairead Ronan

Mairead Ronan

12 PM-2 PM

Share

Fergal D'Arcy

Fergal D'Arcy

2 PM-4:30 PM

Share

The Last Word with Matt Cooper

The Last Word with Matt Cooper

4:30 PM-7 PM

Share

Ed's National Anthems

Ed's National Anthems

7 PM-10 PM

Share

The Paul McLoone Show

The Paul McLoone Show

10 PM-12 AM

Share

Overnight

Overnight

12 AM-5 AM

Share

00:00:00 / 00:00:00

Share on