- The first shipment of the COVAX Coronavirus Disease vaccines arrived Nigeria Tuesday, March 2
- Information has it that the vaccines would be administered to interested Nigerians in a few days time starting with top government officials and front line health workers
World Health Organisation (WHO) African Region writes that “3.92 million #COVID19 vaccine doses from #COVAX have just arrived in Abuja, Nigeria.
“This first COVID-19 vaccine shipment to Africa’s most populous nation marks a huge step towards #VaccinEquity. Congratulations #Nigeria!”
NCDC stated that “368 days after Nigeria detected her first case, we are pleased to receive our 1st shipment of 4million doses of #COVID19Vaccine.
“We are grateful to the #COVAX facility for this timely intervention.”
On Monday, March 1, the Nigerian Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) reported 360 new COVID-19 cases
A breakdown of the 360 new cases of #COVID19Nigeria:
- Akwa Ibom-17