COVID-19: FG officially ends first phase of vaccination — NPHCDA
The National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA) says it has officially ended the country’s first phase of COVID-19 vaccination, adding that the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine...
British PM to urge G7 to vaccinate world by end of 2022
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson at next week's G7 summit will urge leaders to commit to vaccinate the whole world against coronavirus by the end of 2022, Downing Street said Saturday.
Nigeria reviews COVID-19 response, reintroduces nationwide curfew
Following the rising in infections in several and the danger the development poses to Africa, the Federal Government has reviewed Nigeria’s COVID-19 response and reintroduced...
COVID-19 vaccine: Uncertainty over new supplies delays second jab
More reasons have emerged why Nigeria cannot have enough COVID-19 vaccines to reach the proposed 70 per cent of its population by the end of next year.
Edo vaccinates 33, 000 persons as COVID-19 active cases drop
Edo State Government has intensified its COVID-19 vaccination campaign across the state’s 18 councils, disclosing that it has vaccinated 33,108 persons with the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine.
Edo vaccinates 26,000 persons, to complete first phase before April 2
Edo State Government has intensified the vaccination of residents across the state’s 18 local government councils, vaccinating 26,072 persons with the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine in two weeks of the first phase of the vaccination exercise.
COVID-19 vaccine not allocated to the rich - FG
Nigerian Government has said the allocation of the COVID 19 vaccine would not be compromised as those who are required would take the jabs first. "We have not allocated these vaccines to the rich or those in the cities," Executive Director, National Primary Health Care Development Agency Faisal Shuaib on ChannelsTV SunRise Daily. "Those who…
NAFDAC approves AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine
The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control has approved AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine for use in Nigeria NAFDAC in a press briefing said it got the dossier of the vaccine a week ago. The drug agency stated that the safety committee went to work immediately to evaluate the vaccine safety and efficacy for…