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Enugu, Ebonyi, Anambra Take Delivery of COVID-19 Vaccine
Enugu, Ebonyi, Anambra Take Delivery of ...

Enugu, Ebonyi, Anambra Take Delivery of COVID-19 Vaccine

Enugu State Government alongside Ebonyi and Anambra States, took delivery of the first batch of Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine from the National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA), at the Akanu Ibiam International Airport, Enugu, on Wednesday. The vaccine for Enugu State, which... read more »

Ganduje Asks FG to Re-Open Kano Airport for International Flight
Ganduje Asks FG to Re-Open Kano Airport ...

Ganduje Asks FG to Re-Open Kano Airport for International Flight

Kano State Governor, Abdullahi Ganduje has asked the Federal Government to re-open the Malam Aminu Kano International Airport, MAKIA, Kano, to permit the resumption of international flight operations. The Chief Press Secretary to the governor, Abba Anwar disclosed this in a statement issued in... read more »

55 COVID-19 Defaulters arrested in Abuja
55 COVID-19 Regulation Violators Arreste...

55 COVID-19 Regulation Violators Arrested in Abuja

Fifty-five persons were arraigned before an Abuja Mobile Court on Monday, for not wearing face masks. The violators were summarily tried and convicted by the presiding Magistrate, Ebiwari Eremasi, after pleading guilty to the charges. They were fined N2,000 each with an option of engaging in... read more »

Buhari didn’t suffer Side Effects after COVID-19 Vaccination - Presidency
Buhari didn’t suffer Side Effects after ...

Buhari didn’t suffer Side Effects after COVID-19 Vaccination – Presid...

The Presidency on Saturday dispelled fears that President Muhammadu Buhari might have suffered a side effect from the jab of COVID-19 vaccine he received earlier in the day. A statement issued by Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, Mallam Garba Shehu, said President... read more »

Don’t play Politics with COVID-19 vaccines - Gbajabiamila tells Nigerians
Don’t play Politics with COVID-19 vaccin...

Don’t play Politics with COVID-19 vaccines – Gbajabiamila tells Niger...

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Femi Gbajabiamila, has asked Nigerians not to play politics with the issue of Covid-19 vaccination as only a collective effort devoid of politics and conspiracy theories could guarantee a successful war against the virus A statement signed by the Special... read more »

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States Yet to Meet Conditions won’t Get COVID-19 Vaccines –FG

States Yet to Meet Conditions won’t Get COVID-19 Vaccines –FG

The Federal Government has said states who have not met the criteria for vaccine safety won’t get share of the about four million doses of AstraZeneca/Oxford COVID-19 vaccines in the... read more »

FG Won’t Make COVID-19 Vaccine Compulsory in Nigeria – Minister

FG Won’t Make COVID-19 Vaccine Compulsory in Nigeria – Minister

Following the reception of nearly four million doses of COVID-19 vaccines by Nigeria, the Minister of States for Health, Olorunnimbe Mamora has said that the vaccine will not be made... read more »

COVID-19 Vaccination Commences in Abuja Friday

COVID-19 Vaccination Commences in Abuja Friday

President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo are expected to receive COVID-19 vaccine doses on Saturday. Nigeria on Tuesday took delivery of 3.9 million doses of AstraZeneca... read more »

Buhari, Osinbajo Set to Take COVID-19 Vaccine on Saturday

Buhari, Osinbajo Set to Take COVID-19 Vaccine on Saturday

President Muhammadu Buhari, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, the Secretary to the Government of the Federation, SGF, Boss Mustapha and other high-ranking Nigerians are set to be among the... read more »

Ghana Receives World’s First Free Covax Jab

Ghana Receives World’s First Free Covax Jab

President Nana Akufo-Addo of Ghana on Monday received coronavirus vaccine from Covax, a global scheme to procure and distribute inoculations for free for indigent countries. It made Ghana the first... read more »