Covid-19 vaccination picks up pace in Ajman schools but most pupils opt for shot after exams

SourceThe National
SectorEducation
CountryUAE

While the number of Covid-19 vaccinations has increased in Ajman schools, most pupils are waiting until after their final exams before having the shot.

Fifty pupils at Al Shola American School in the Al Muwaihat area signed up to get the Pfizer vaccine and 20 of them received their first dose at Ajman University’s vaccine centre last week.

But most want to be inoculated after their exams to avoid any side effects.

“I want to take it so we get back to our normal lives,” said Aseel Nabeel, 13, a pupil from Palestine.

Many of our pupils haven’t

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