NIGERIA TO RECEIVE 40MILLION DOSES OF CORONAVIRUS VACCINES IN SEPTEMBER

  Faisal_Shuaib By Kazeem Biriowo – Abuja National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA) has disclosed that Nigeria will receive 41,282,770 doses of Oxford/Astrazeneca, Pfizer-Bio-N Tech and Johnson & Johnson (Jassen)…

WE EXPECT CORONAVIRUS VACCINES IN 10 DAYS – OHANIRE

Dr Osagie Ehanire, Minister of Health By Abiodun Azi Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, said in Lagos on Saturday that Nigeria might get COVID-19 vaccines in the next 10…

19 STATE GOVERNORS TO TAKE COVID-19 VACCINES PUBLICLY WHEN THEY ARRIVE NIGERIA

Godwin Isenyo, Kaduna The 19 Northern States Governors have agreed to take the first doses of the COVID-19 vaccine when they arrive in the country. Chairman of the forum and…

FG TO ROLL OUT COVID-19 VACCINE FOR NIGERIANS IN MARCH

The federal government says COVID-19 vaccine is expected to be rolled out from late March or April 2021. Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire made this known on Monday at the…

NIGERIA’S FIRST SET TO CORONAVIRUS VACCINES MAY BE WASTED IF……… EXPERTS WARN

Friday Olokor, Dayo Ojerinde and Wale Oyewale Virologists and other medical experts have warned that 100,000 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine the country is expecting may become useless, if proper…

STATES MAKE ARRANGEMENTS TO BUY THEIR OWN CORONAVIRUS VACCINES

file photo ‌ Our Reporters The Nigerian Medical Association, the National Association of Nigerian Nurses and Midwives and a coalition of labour and civil society organisations, the Alliance for the…

HOW FG SHUT DOWN VACCINE PRODUCTION CENTRE IN 1991 AFTER 60 YEARS SUCCESS STORY, AND WHY WE CANNOT PRODUCE CORONAVIRUS JAB NOW BY NPCHDA

The Executive Director of the National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA), Faisal Shuaib, has explained why Nigeria cannot produce COVID-19 vaccines or other vaccines. Mr Shuaib, while speaking at…

NAFDAC SAYS NO CLINICAL TRIALS FOR COVID-19 DRUGS IN NIGERIA, EXPERTS DISAGREE, SAY TRIALS WILL CURB MORTALITY

Our Reporters The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control has ruled out the possibility of conducting a local clinical trial on the proposed N400bn vaccines before administering…

FG WORKING WITH HEALTH ORGANISATIONS YO GET 2BIL VACCINES- HEALTH MINISTER

The Federal Government says it is working with global health and research organisations who are developing COVID-19 vaccines. The Minister of Health, Dr. Osagie Ehanire, made this known in Abuja…