Please Go And Get Vaccinated —- Assembly Member Tell Nigerians

As Christians across the country celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ, Easter, Nigerians have been urged to take COVID-19 vaccine against the deadly virus. A member of Lagos State Assembly representing Eti-Osa Constituency two, Mr Gbolahan Yishawu stated this in his Easter message to Nigerians and his constituents. The lawmaker, who is also the Chairman […]

8,000 Nigerians Vaccinated, No Bad Effect Recorded —– FG

The federal government of Nigeria said 8,000 Nigerians have been given the Covid-19 vaccine so far, including President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, and none has reported any adverse effect since the vaccination began last week. A number of countries have suspended the rollout of the AstraZeneca vaccine due to concerns over reported […]

Badagry LGA Speaks On AstraZeneca Vaccine

Chairman, Badagry Local Government has received the COVID-19 vaccine in Badagry, in commencement of administration of the vaccine to front line workers within the LGA. Speaking to the newsmen shortly after receiving the vaccine at the flag off of the programme in Badagry Primary Health Centre in Ajara, Mr. Onilude urged people in Badagry to […]

Lagos Head Of Service, Executive Council Members Receives Vaccine

The Lagos State Head of Service Hakeem Muri-Okunola and some members of the Lagos Executive Council and Body of Permanent Secretaries have received the first dose of the Oxford AstraZeneca COVID19 vaccine.   Speaking after receiving his first shot at the Folarin Coker Staff Clinic Alausa, Muri-Okunola urged public servants who are eligible for the […]

Continue Using AstraZeneca Vaccines – WHO Tells Nations

The World Health Organization, WHO, has urged countries that have received AstraZeneca’s Vaccines, to continue using them. WHO gave the advice on Monday, after many governments halted rollouts because of blood clot fears. “We do not want people to panic and we would, for the time being, recommend that countries continue vaccinating with AstraZeneca,” WHO […]

Get Vaccinated, AstraZeneca Vaccine Is Safe —-NMA

The Nigerian Medical Association, NMA, has advised Nigerians to get vaccinated and that the AstraZeneca vaccine is safe. The chairman of the Kwara state chapter of the association, Prof. Baba Issa, gave the advice in IIlori on Saturday. Prof Issa said when many people get vaccinated, Nigerians would develop herd-Immunity which curtail the spread of […]

Covid-19: Use of AstraZeneca Suspended In Bulgaria

Gistongist gathered that Bulgaria has suspended the use of AstraZeneca’s Covid-19 vaccine, as it investigated the death of a woman with several underlying conditions who received the vaccine this week. According to the report, the temporary suspension follows other countries in Europe, including Denmark, Iceland and Norway, which paused AstraZeneca vaccinations over safety concerns. “I […]

Sanwo-olu Announces Lagos Will Begins Covid-19 Vaccine Roll Out Weekend

Sanwo-Olu said a steering committee set up for the vaccine administration was in its final stage of preparation for the deployment of the vaccine, confirming that the State had a clear-cut strategy for the vaccine distribution. The Governor spoke when he received the country representative of the World Health Organization (W.H.O), Dr. Walter Mulombo, in […]

Sanwo-olu Confirms Lagosians May Start Recieving Covid-19 Vaccine Today

Lagos State Governor, Mr Babajide Sanwo-Olu, says the state will commence Covid-19 vaccination on Thursday. Mr Sanwo-Olo stated that the Federal Government had given Lagos State 507,000 doses of the AstraZeneca. He explained that plans were in place to begin administering them. The governor made this known when the World Health Organization, WHO, Representative in […]

Sanwo-olu Confirms Receipt Of Covid-19 Vaccine, Says Vaccination Will Begin Soon

Lagos State government says it has received doses of Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccines from the Federal Government. This Lagos State Governor, Mr. Babajide Sanwo-Olu, made this known on Tuesday while speaking at the 2021 International Women’s Day celebration, organised by the Ministry of Women Affairs and Poverty Alleviation held at Police College, Ikeja. Mr Sanwo-Olu said […]