President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo who are the first and second citizen of this nation have been vaccinated against the infection of COVID-19
The duo took doses of the AstraZeneca vaccine at the banquet hall in the presence of members of the Federal Executive Council (FEC) at the presidential villa in Abuja on Saturday which was live broadcast across different television stations in Nigeria
Nigeria received 3.92 million doses of the Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccine on Tuesday, delivered under the international COVAX scheme.
Three doctors and a nurse got the first does of the vaccine on Friday.
Plans are being made to send the vaccine across the country and a number of governors have promised to take the dose on live television to encourage people to get vaccinated. the promised which exclude Yahaya Bello of Kogi State who had earlier said he would not take the vaccine because he is healthy.
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