Governors will meet today on COVID-19 vaccines, distribution

Governors will meet today on COVID-19 vaccines, distribution

The governors, in an announcement launched in Abuja on Wednesday by Mr. Abdulrazaque Bello-Barkindo, Head of Media and Public Relations on the NGF Secretariat, stated the emergency assembly could be held nearly.

“The assembly has a single merchandise agenda, which is able to talk about the supply of the COVID-19 vaccines and their distribution within the nation,” he stated.

Bello-Barkindo stated that the assembly, in accordance with the invites despatched to the governors, would begin at 5 pm.

The Nigeria Information Company (NAN) remembers that the Federal Authorities had on Tuesday in Abuja acquired 3.92 million doses of the Oxford / AstraZeneca vaccine.

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The COVID-19 vaccine was despatched to Nigeria via the COVAX Facility, a partnership between CEPI, Gavi, UNICEF and WHO.

COVAX is co-led by Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance, WHO and the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Improvements (CEPI), working in partnership with UNICEF, the World Financial institution, civil society organizations, producers and others.

The federal authorities has additionally launched a web site to register Nigerians for vaccination.

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