Nigeria commences Covid-19 vaccination today, as health care workers are the first to receive the vaccine in Abuja. Furthermore, One hundred and Fifty health care workers are to get the vaccine today.

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Nurse Faith Eragbai is the first female to receive the vaccine in Nigeria.

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Dr Cyprian Ngong a Family Physician with the National Hospital, Abuja, is the first person and also the first health care worker to receive the COVID-19 vaccine in Nigeria.

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Dr Tahir Yunusa, a Pathologist with the University of Abuja Teaching Hospital is the second person to receive the vaccine.

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However, the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) says it as concluded the final stage of testing of the AstraZeneca Vaccine and certified the vaccine safe for Nigerians.

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Meanwhile, the Federal Government had launched a website where Nigerians could log on and register for the vaccination.

Finally, President Buhari and Vice President Osibanjo are to receive their Jabs tomorrow.


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