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US President Joe Biden said Saturday that America had offered Covid-19 vaccines to Pyongyang but "got no response" despite a spiralling epidemic....
Medical laboratory and research scientists from West Africa are set to chart a course that will assist in building local capacity for the manufacturing of COVID-19 vaccines and other medical products in the sub-region.
All is set for Nigeria to begin local production of vaccines by the end of this year, according to Director General, National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), Prof. Christianah Adeyeye.
The National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA), on Monday in Abuja, received over three million single-shot COVID-19 vaccines, donated by the Italian government.
Medical experts have made recommendations on how to reduce the burden of pneumococcal infections in Nigeria.
Vaccination efforts against COVID-19 are finally underway. In a global effort that is only as strong as its weakest link, support are going to be urgently required to attain what United Nations International Children....
Medical Director, Optimal Specialist Hospitals Ltd, Surulere, Lagos, Dr. Celestine Chukwunenye, has said that the country can contain COVID-19 without getting into the vaccine race.
Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye, Director-General of the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), says the agency is working with international partners to ensure Nigeria gets vaccines with long expiration date.
The Presidential Steering Committee (PSC) on COVID-19, has authorised vaccine booster against the pandemic for eligible Nigerians.
NSSF to support access to COVID-19 vaccines, strengthen healthcare system, reskill Nigerian youths, says Chinye-Nwoko
25 Nov 2021
Even before COVID-19 pandemic, Africa as a continent had been having conversations on producing drugs. Lots of conversations, especially with investors on how to produce and drastically reduce the amount of money spent on drug importation, had been ongoing.
12 Nov 2021
The Nigeria Solidarity Support Fund (NSSF) has reiterated call for fair and equitable access to COVID-19 vaccines to fast-track the World Health Organisation’s (WHO) target of vaccinating 70 per cent of the global population by mid-2022.