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Atiku reportedly receives COVID-19 vaccine

by OtownGist

Former Vice President, Atiku Abubakar has received COVID-19 vaccine.

Media Mogul, Dele Momodu confirmed this on his Twitter page.

In the post displayed, Atiku was seen taking Pfitzer COVID-19 vaccine.

Momodu’s tweet read: “ Former Vice President, The Wazirin Adamawa, ALHAJI ATIKU ABUBAKAR receives Pfizer Covid-19 jab vaccination.”

Meanwhile, the National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA) has disclosed that Nigeria hopes to purchase 42 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine soon.

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Executive Director, NPHCDA, Faisal Shuaib, on Tuesday said the vaccine would be obtained through the global COVAX scheme.

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He noted that the initial dose was part of Nigeria’s plan to safeguard 40 per cent of the population in 2021.

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