COVID-19 Vaccination: Federal Govt Approves Booster Dose

COVID-19 Vaccination: Federal Govt Approves Booster Dose

12/4/2021 12:06:00 AM

COVID-19 Vaccination: Federal Govt Approves Booster Dose

The Presidential Steering Committee (PSC) on COVID-19 in collaboration with the Federal Ministry of Health and the National Primary Health Care

According to a statement signed by the head, public relations unit, NPHCDA, Mohammad Ohitoto, Friday night, the executive director/CEO, NPHCDA, Dr. Faisal Shuaib, said the eligibility criteria for taking the booster dose are any person of 18 years and above, time interval of six months or more after receiving the second dose of AstraZeneca, Moderna or Pfizer Bio-N-Tech and time interval of two months or more after receiving the Johnson and Johnson vaccine.

You Must Definitely Watch! Here is Funny and Desperate That Moments

He said consequent upon the development, eligible Nigerians are advised to visit the nearest health facility or mass vaccination site for their booster doses as from the 10th of December, 2021 across all states of the federation.Shuaib explained that a COVID-19 booster dose gives greater protection against the virus and urged all Nigerians to take advantage of the opportunity offered by the federal government.

He said the list of the vaccination sites is available on the NPHCDA website:

Read more: LEADERSHIP Newspaper »

Innocent Beninese Tiler Jailed After ENDSARS Protest, Freed 14 Months Later | Punch

A tiler from the Benin Republic, Kpanou Robert recounts how he was arrested and charged with burning down the Lekki Tollgate in the aftermath of the EndSARS ...

Omicron: Federal Govt Unveils New COVID-19 Travel GuidelinesIn line with the new realities of COVID-19 and the frequent mutation of the virus, the Presidential Steering Committee (PSC) on COVID-19, has directed chan muku yan wahala

Akwa Ibom may not lockdown over Omicron COVID-19 variant - Gov Emmanuel to residentsGovernor of Akwa Ibom State, Mr. Udom Emmanuel has urged residents of the state to observe basic protective procedures as the omicron variant of the Wetin concern una with omicron.

In Dubai, Buhari Seeks Collaboration Of World Leaders To Fight COVID-19Amid the global surge in cases of COVID-19, President Muhammadu Buhari Friday in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates, stressed the need for world leaders to

COVID-19: Nigeria confirms 47 new infections ThursdayThe new cases have increased Nigeria’s infection toll to 214,317.

Presidential Steering Committee crucial to success of Nigeria’s COVID-19 response — MamoraThe most widely read newspaper in Nigeria

Omicron Covid-19 Variant: Thailand Government Hunts For African Visitors | Sahara ReportersThey are seeking to test them for the Omicron coronavirus variant in a move aimed at maximising public safety. These are the issues 😤 They had wished corona virus emanated from Africa so they can do their worse since... Their wishes are now granted through Omicron... Crazy world Oh Africa is getting hunted for a virus created by the global super powers to economically destroy their nation to gain economic advantage ,Nigeria should expect more economic recession and inflation and not allow the disunity mob deceive them d govt is responsible