FG moves to dismiss, try COVID-19 vaccination card racketeers
The Federal Government is to dismiss and prosecute any health worker culpable of COVID-19 vaccination card sale. Following allegations that some persons were pressuring the Federal Capital Territory
Buhari arrives New York, to push vaccine equity at UNGA
President Muhammadu Buhari, yesterday, arrived in New York, United States, for high-level meetings of the 76th session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA)...
Association sponsors training of community pharmacists on vaccination
The Association of Community Pharmacists of Nigeria (ACPN) has called for the training of community pharmacists on vaccination.
Bauchi government deploys 21,000 AstraZeneca vaccine to health facilities
The Bauchi State Primary Healthcare Development Agency (BSPHCDA) says it has received and deployed 21,000 doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine
UK gifts Nigeria 700,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccines
Nigeria has received fresh 699,760 doses of AstraZeneca-Oxford vaccines against the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) from the United Kingdom. The vaccines are part of the three million doses
Africa CDC justifies the choice of J&J vaccine for the continent
The Africa Center for Disease Control (AfricaCDC) has explained that the Johnson and Johnson (J&J) vaccine was chosen for the continent because ‘it is a single shot vaccine
COVID-19: Experts link vaccine distribution imbalance to supply challenges
Experts have attributed the imbalance in vaccine distribution in Africa to availability of few vaccines in the market, noting that the development is responsible for limited vaccines
Italian Woman Gets Six Doses Of Pfizer Vaccine In Error
A 23-year-old Italian woman was under observation in a hospital in Tuscany after receiving six doses of the Pfizer vaccine in error, news agency AGI reported Monday. The woman was in good condition after receiving fluids and paracetamol following the injection Sunday, AGI reported. Instead of injecting just one dose into the arm of the…