Praia, Sep 14 (Inforpress) – The ambassador of the Grao Duchy of Luxembourg in Cabo Verde, Conrard Bruch, encouraged Cabo Verdeans to join the vaccination campaign against COVID-19, stressing the vaccine is the only way to combat “this evil”.
The Luxembourg diplomat, who is resident in Dakar, spoke to reporters in Praia at the end of a meeting with the President of the National Assembly, Austelino Correia, after the ceremony to deliver 56.000 doses of vaccines to Cabo Verde.
“I’m here to witness the arrival of 56.000 doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine, along with the syringes to apply the vaccine. We are convinced that these vaccines will be used in the best way,” he said, stressing that Cabo Verde is the first country to receive the donation of vaccines from Luxembourg.
Conrard Bruch said he believes that in this way his country can contribute to the reduction of socio-economic problems caused by the disease.