Tag: Covid vaccines

COVID-19: Lagos Government sets up 88 vaccination centers

The Lagos State Government has commenced its COVID-19 AstraZeneca vaccination programme, while setting up 88 centres for administration of the vaccine Prof. Akin Abayomi, the Commissioner for Health, disclosed this during a media briefing on the Official Rollout, Distribution and Administration of COVID-19 vaccines in Lagos on Friday. Abayomi said[Read More…]

COVID-19: Lagos confirms receipt of vaccine from Federal Government

The Lagos State government has confirmed the receipt of its own share of Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccines from the Federal Government. The state governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu disclosed this on Tuesday in Ikeja, while speaking at the 2021 International Women’s Day celebration organised by the Ministry of Women Affairs and Poverty Alleviation,[Read More…]

‘Amotekun will be deployed to protect COVID-19 vaccines in Ogun’ says Governor Dapo Abiodun

Ogun State Governor, Dapo Abiodun, says the state government will deploy operatives of the Amotekun security outfit to protect the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccines being processed for distribution to the state by the Federal Government. Abiodun said this on Thursday during a meeting with 20 local government transition chairmen in the[Read More…]

COVID-19: Edo State confirms receipt of vaccines from Federal Government

The Edo State government has announced  it received its share of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine doses from the Federal Government. This was contained in a statement issued by the Secretary to the state government, Osarodion Ogie on Wednesday. The statement titled, ‘Edo receives doses of AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccines, plans local[Read More…]