Nigerian government gives condition for COVID-19 vaccines use in the country

Olorunimbe Mamora, the Minister of State for Health, has given the condition on how the COVID-19 vaccines can be legitimately administered in Nigeria.

The Minister disclosed that the National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control, NAFDAC would check and approve any vaccine that would be administered in Nigeria.

Mamora made it clear that many candidate vaccines are coming up but anyone Nigeria decides on, will be thoroughly investigated and approved by NAFDAC.

He also disclosed that Nigeria had yet to decide on the vaccine to get but the Federal Government was working with other partners to get vaccine by the first quarter of 2021.

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