Dr. Osagi Ehnaire said that his country is coordinating with international welfare organizations to obtain a 2 billion Covid-19 vaccine, as soon as a vaccine is offered.
Nigerian Welfare Minister Drs. Osage Ahnier revealed on Thursday that the nation is working with international health and analytics organizations to get 2 billion Covid-19 vaccine supplements as quickly as they are accessible.
Ehanire said in a statement, “Nigeria can work with World Well Being to finalize nominations with the Group to Act – Admission To COVID-19 Tools Accelerator, a world sponsored international organization involved in the system to keep tracking and on COVID-19 vaccine development.” ”
The Nigerian minister said that they are working sincerely, who are ready to secure a fair proportion of the dose by the efforts made to deliver vaccines to countries with monetary assets. “We even have curiosity in the COVAX Facility, which is a Gavi-supported initiative to obtain and guarantee equitable entry to vaccines as quickly as they’re accessible, particularly for lower-income countries”.
“It may prioritize Nigeria for the allocation of a share of 2 billion vaccine doses, which might be secured in a special scheme to safe the curiosity of poor nations.”
Based on the Nigeria Centre For Disease Control (NCDC), Nigeria has registered around 51,000 Covid-19 conditions, with 37,569 victims discharged, while 992 people have died in the country as the epidemic has started.