Welcome, Guest: Register On Nairaland / LOGIN! / Trending / Recent / New
Stats: 2,933,623 members, 7,096,221 topics. Date: Friday, 30 September 2022 at 10:35 PM

COVID-19: Nigeria Vaccinates Over 500,000 People - Health - Nairaland

Nairaland Forum / Nairaland / General / Health / COVID-19: Nigeria Vaccinates Over 500,000 People (75 Views)

COVID-19: Ogun Vaccinates Isolation Centre Frontline Workers / How Spanish Flu Killed 500,000 Nigerians 102 Years Ago / Fake Doctor Performed Over 500 Surgeries & Caused 46 Deaths Before Arrest- DSS (2) (3) (4)

(1) (Reply)

COVID-19: Nigeria Vaccinates Over 500,000 People by mxhabib2001: 2:43am On Mar 30, 2021
Over 500,000 Nigerians have received their first dose of the Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccines, data released by the National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA) shows.
As of Sunday, 513,626 eligible Nigerians have been vaccinated in 35 states and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).
The data, published on Sunday evening, shows that Kogi State is yet to commence vaccination against the virus which has infected about 162,000 people in the country.
The head of the agency, Faisal Shuaib, had at a recent briefing said Kogi was not supplied with the vaccines because their cold store is still under repairs following vandalisation during the EndSARS protest.
Data shows that Lagos, the epicentre of the disease in Nigeria, has vaccinated 110,042 people; making it the highest in the country.
This is followed by Ogun with 47,507, Kaduna-38,063, Bauchi- 32,482, Katsina- 28,918, and Kwara- 26,473.
The states with the lowest number of vaccinated people are Abia-22, Taraba-111 and Kebbi-532,

(1) (Reply)

Everton's Alex Iwobi Quits Nigeria Camp After Positive COVID-19 Test / Nigerians Should Beware Of Mexican Hand Sanitisers, NAFDAC Warns / Implications Of Taking Expired Drugs

(Go Up)

Sections: politics (1) business autos (1) jobs (1) career education (1) romance computers phones travel sports fashion health
religion celebs tv-movies music-radio literature webmasters programming techmarket

Links: (1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7) (8) (9) (10)

Nairaland - Copyright © 2005 - 2022 Oluwaseun Osewa. All rights reserved. See How To Advertise. 25
Disclaimer: Every Nairaland member is solely responsible for anything that he/she posts or uploads on Nairaland.