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COVID-19: Getting Vaccinated Is An Act Of Love, Patriotism – Ebonyi Ministry

By Oswald Agwu Getting vaccinated against COVID-19 has been identified as a demonstration of patriotism and love for oneself and society. The observation was part of the key points that emanated from a one day State level media engagement meeting

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Nigeria Cannot Start Local Production Of COVID-19 Vaccines Yet – FG

The Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, has said that local production of COVID-19 vaccines cannot start now in Nigeria. Ehanire made this known in Abuja, while explaining why local production of COVID-19 vaccines cannot start in the country at the

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COVID-19: About 122,000 persons get AstraZeneca vaccines

The Presidential Task Force (PTF) on COVID-19 said about 122,410 persons have been vaccinated with the AstraZeneca vaccines. Dr Faisal Shuaib, the Executive Director, National Primary Health Care Development Agency ((NPHCDA), said this while speaking at the National PTF briefing

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Controversies Trail Vaccine Roll-out

Govt not bothered about critics AstraZeneca not popular choice By Chika Mefor Nigerians breathed a sigh of relief when the long-awaited COVID-19 vaccine, Oxford-AstraZeneca landed in the country on Tuesday, March 2. The 3.92 million doses of the COVID-19 vaccine

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COVID-19: AstraZeneca Vaccine Is Safe – NMA

The Nigerian Medical Association (NMA), says the vaccine procured by Nigeria from AstraZeneca company is safe, advising people to get vaccinated against COVID-19. Prof. Baba Issa, Kwara NMA Chairman, gave the advise while speaking with newsmen in Ilorin on Saturday,

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Arrival Of COVID-19 Vaccines To Nigeria, Prompts Mixed-Reactions

By Joel Ajayi Arrival of COVID-19 vaccine doses from the African Union on Tuesday, the 2nd of March 2021 has prompted a mixed reaction from resident. It will be recalled that the African Union initially secured 270 million COVID-19 vaccine

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Just in: Astranzenca Vaccines Arrive Nigeria

By Joel Ajayi The first trenches of Astranzenca  Covid-19 Vaccines have arrived shore of Nigeria on Tuesday The first trench was received by the Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire by 11: 30 am at Nnamid Azikwe international Airport. The

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COVID-19 Vaccines: Nigeria To Procure 80m Doses In 2021 – Fayemi

Chairman of the Nigeria Governors’ Forum (NGF) and Ekiti Gov. Dr Kayode Fayemi, on Tuesday, revealed that about 80 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines would soon be available in the country, to immunize 40 percent of the population this year.This,

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Why Nigeria lags behind in Ebola vaccine invention

Dupe Oloyede, Abuja  Indications have emerged that lack of adequate facilities as well as resources may be hindering the invention of vaccines against the pandemic Ebola virus by Nigeria, the acclaimed Giant of Africa. Since the outbreak of the deadly

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