Nigeria has started the vaccination of its citizens against the COVID-19 virus on Friday in Abuja.
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the vaccine, after undergoing assessment by the National Agency for Food and
Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC) and the National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDC), was
confirmed to have positive results.
Dr Cyprian Ngon, the Family Physician, National Hospital, Abuja, was the first person to receive the COVID-19 vaccine
immunisation, while the second person was Dr Tahir Yunusa, a Pathologist with University of Abuja Teaching Hospital.
The third person was Dr Nuru Samudeen, National Hospital Abuja Family Physician at the Accident and Emergency unit.
Government, therefore, advised citizens to log on to the website on NPHCDC website.