Governor Dapo Abiodun obtained on Monday the supply of 50,000 doses of vaccine of the 100,000 donated to the state by the Federal Authorities.
Abiodun obtained the vaccines introduced by the crew led by the Commissioner of Well being, Dr. Tomi Coker.
The governor stated Ogun was the primary state to obtain the vaccines.
He stated the remaining 50,000 doses are anticipated on Monday night time.
He stated that he and his deputy, Ms. Noimot Salako-Oyedele would take the lead in executing the jabs.
“We are going to begin vaccinations based on the NPHCDA schedule tips. They recognized particular state hospitals, normal hospitals and first well being care facilities throughout the state that might be used for this vaccination.
“I’m positive you might be conscious that there’s a portal that already exists and a hyperlink that lets you register or pre-register and establish your metropolis corridor in order that it’s as shut as potential to the accessible central.
“We might be prioritizing our frontline well being professionals, our seniors and we’ll comply with the road as stipulated by the NPHCDA.
“We’re undoubtedly starting to see an finish to this pandemic that has disrupted our lives as we had by no means anticipated within the final 13 months.”