President Muhammadu Buhari and Professor Yemi Osibanjo set to take Covid-19 vaccine on Saturday

After the country’s receipt of the AstraZeneca vaccine, the Federal Government has announced that President Muhammdu Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo will receive shots of the Covid-19 vaccine on saturday to show the safety of the vaccines to the Nigerian public.

This disclosure was made by the Executive Director of National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA), Dr Faisal Shuaib, at the second edition of the State House briefing in Abuja on Thursday, which is focused on Nigeria’s response to the Covid-19 pandemic and the country’s national vaccination strategy.

According to the Executive Director, the exercise will boost the confidence of Nigerians to receive the about 4 million doses of AstraZeneca/Oxford Covid-19 vaccine that arrived in the country 2 days ago