According to the National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA), over 1million Nigerians have received their first dose of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine.
As per information gathered from states through the Electronic Management of Immunization Data (EMID) system, 53.2 percent of people are considered fit for the vaccine.
The executive director of the NPHCDA, Faisal Shuaib demystified that
In addition, he unfolded that the agency has ensured that the vaccine was only given to those who are eligible to take it which includes the health workers.
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