On December 15, as soon as she became eligible to receive her third dose of the Covid-19 vaccine, Her Excellency Paula-Mae Weekes O.R.T.T., President of the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago duly took her “booster”.

The Pfizer shot was administered at the President’s office by Ms. Grace Sookchand, Manager, Expanded Programme on Immunisation, Ministry of Health. President Weekes’s nonagenarian mother, who has been taking her Covid-19 shots alongside her daughter, also received her third dose on the same day.

The President experienced no side effects and was at work as normal the following day.