8 Jul 2021

Janssen vaccine has been approved in NZ

From First Up, 5:34 am on 8 July 2021

New Zealand's vaccine programme has another string in its bow - with a second Covid-19 vaccine getting sign-off. The regulator Medsafe has approved the single-dose Yanssen vaccine for those aged 18 and over. But Cabinet ministers have yet to decide exactly how the doses might be rolled out and to who. Deputy political editor Craig McCulloch reports.