in ,

FG reveals plan to receive 20 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine

D86C7596 D3CE 48A1 959C 876E7BA20C4D

The federal government of Nigeria has said that 20 million doses of the COVID-19 pandemic will be received in early 2021.

Faisal Shuaib, executive secretary, National Primary Health Care Development Agency, broke the news at the presidential task force on COVID-19 media briefing in Abuja on Thursday.

He said Nigeria is a member of COVAX, an international coalition, under the WHO umbrella.

Shuaib added that 92 countries came together to ensure access and safety of vaccines.

He said the expected 20 million doses will first be given to workers in the health sector and vulnerable citizens.

“We are on course to access safe vaccine in the first quarter of 2021. We will be leveraging on the polio platform to ensure effective delivery of vaccines to our vulnerable population,” he said.

“We have established a supra-ministerial advisory committee to ensure a seamless administration. A technical group meets every week and has devised a risk communication plan to deliver safe vaccines to Nigerians.”

READI rejected N1.1billion from World Bank cause I don’t believe in COVID-19 – Yahaya Bello declares


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.


F4F0B1A1 8D1A 4EF9 96F7 28E763DC136C

Why you should drive a car when going to see your sugar daddy – Bobrisky lectures ladies as he goes for ‘runs’ in Bentley [video]

8B2176D0 E96D 496F 99A0 80A290932992

See Don Jazzy’s response after lady exposed him for giving her N5m