Political representatives of the Otjozondjupa Region were the first to receive their COVID-19 vaccines at Otjiwarongo on Wednesday, with the Governor front of the queue. Regional Health Director, Gebhardo Timotheus said the COVID-19 vaccines would be accessible from any State hospitals or health centres in the region as of Wednesday and that individuals can choose the vaccine of their preference. “This vaccination exercise is very important to us and to the country as it marks an official fight against the further spread of COVID-19, so let us all participate and take our doses,” Timotheus urged.