The Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation, Dr Adeleke Mamora, has said that the Federal Government and the Republic of Cuba will collaborate in Vaccine production.
The Minister of State, Federal Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment, Amb. Maryam Katagum has urged Nigerian pharmaceutical companies to utilise the licensing provision of the TRIPS Waivers Agreement
More parents are questioning the necessity of routine vaccinations for young children. Adults are skipping shots as well, even for vaccines with a long safety record.
Experts from various Nigerian universities and research institutes, yesterday, called for the integration of ideas from both orthodox and herbal medicine practitioners towards developing plant vaccine
AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF), a non-governmental organisation, yesterday, engaged over 40 women in Cross River as champions to curb COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy.
Nigeria has signed an agreement with Cuba to implement actions on contract manufacturing, technology transfer, vaccine production, and commercialisation of the Cuban biopharmaceutical products in Nigeria.
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