President Mohammadu Buhari has finally received the Covid-19 vaccine just hours after 3 doctors and 1 nurse received the first doses of the vaccine some hours ago.
Three doctors and one nurse received the COVID-19 vaccine in Nigeria, launching the country’s vaccination campaign on Friday, March 5, 2021.
Dr Cyprian Ngong became the first recipient of the AstraZeneca vaccine when he received the jab during a launching ceremony at the National Hospital, Abuja.
Two other doctors, Nuru Joseph and Thairu Yunusa, as well as a nurse, Faith E. Eragbai, also received jabs during the ceremony.
President Mohammadu Buhari have now joined the list of those that have received the vaccine as he hope to give citizens assurance on safety of the vaccine.
Watch moment the president was given the vaccine below: