‘107,283 persons receive COVID-19 vaccine second dose in Lagos’
Lagos State Government said that 107,283 persons had received the second dose of the Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccine in the state as of June 10, 2021.
Experts laments discrimination in distribution, administration of Covid-19 vaccines
Health Experts have lamented cases of discrimination observed in the distribution and administration of Covid-19 vaccines in Nigeria. The experts, who spoke in Abuja during a media roundtable discussion also, questioned the low level of awareness about the vaccine for Nigerians living in rural areas. According to them, out of over 1.3 billion COVID-19 vaccines…
12,000 FCT residents receive 2nd COVID-19 vaccine – Minister
Dr Ramatu Aliyu, the Minister of State, Federal Capital Territory (FCT) says no fewer than 12,000 residents have taken the second round of COVID-19 vaccine since the exercise started.
President says Argentina to produce Russian Covid vaccine
Argentina President Alberto Fernandez on Friday announced the South American country would begin producing the Russian Sputnik V Covid-19 vaccine following a virtual meeting with his counterpart Vladimir Putin. "Next Sunday, an airplane will leave for Moscow to bring back the active ingredient so production can begin immediately in Argentina," said Fernandez. In December, Argentina…
FG decries continued disparity in distribution of COVID-19 vaccine
The Federal Government has described the continued disparity in the distribution of COVID-19 vaccines as ‘unfair’ and appealed to friendly countries to donate them to Nigeria from their surplus.
WHO approves China's Sinovac Covid jab
The World Health Organization on Tuesday approved the Sinovac Covid-19 vaccine for emergency use -- the second Chinese jab to receive the WHO's green light.
Gov Lalong gets second jab of COVID-19 vaccine
Gov. Simon Lalong of Plateau on Monday received his second jab of the Oxford Astrazeneca COVID-19 vaccine at Government House, Jos.
Buhari receives second dose of COVID-19 vaccine
President Muhammadu Buhari has taken the second dose of the Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine at the State House, Abuja...