By A Correspondent- Zanu PF legislator for Muzarabani South Tapera Saizi has taken the ongoing Covid-19 vaccination to the apostolic sects in his constituency.
Honorable Saizi realized that the apostolic sects were reluctant to participate in vaccination programs due to their religious beliefs hence he decided to take heed from President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s call of Legislators taking the program to the people.
He engaged various health stakeholders and is still visiting the apostolic sects the mobile vaccination team and getting the apostolic sects vaccinated after full advice.
“Having noticed that the apostolic sects were reluctant to take the vaccination program we teamed up with various health organizations and encouraged them to be vaccinated, we are delighted to note that we trained vaccination champions and amongst the champions we have members from the apostolic sects,” Saizi said.
“In Chiweshe, Chigwida area we were invited by people from Johanne Marange sect on Friday to vaccinate them and we went with the team and vaccinated the sect from there we went to Chaona and did the same exercise.”
“I just want to thank the president for making sure that we get vaccinations and protective clothing in fighting the deadly disease.”
Chiweshe based apostolic leader Cephas Mazarura showed gratitude to the vaccination team and praised Saizi for donating buckets and hand sanitizers.
“We have taken heed of the deadly disease through honorable Saizi’s vaccination team, we are fully behind President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s call of vaccination program hence as vapositori we are partaking in the program,” he said.
“I just want to thank honorable Saizi for donating buckets and hand sanitizers to us.”