France to help Africa boost Covid-19 vaccine production, says Macron

At a news conference with South African President Cyril Ramaphosa in Pretoria, the French head of state said Africa made up around 20% of the world’s need for vaccines but only 1% of vaccine production.

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President Emmanuel Macron said on Friday France would invest in boosting the production of Covid-19 vaccines in Africa, to help close a gap in the availability of the shots between African  and Western nations., reports FRANCE 24.