More than one hundred economies have received life-saving COVID-19 vaccines from COVAX, the global mechanism for equitable access to COVID-19 vaccines.
South Korea on Wednesday reported its highest single-day number of new Coronavirus cases in three months amid a rise in cluster infections.
The federal government says it has received 100,000 doses of Covishield vaccines donated by the Indian government. The chairman of the Presidential Task Force, PTF on...
Russia has donated 1,000 doses of the Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccine to Vietnam, marking the first time the vaccine was being delivered to the South-East Asian nation, state media said on Tuesday.
The World Health Organisation, WHO, says the agency is aware that a small fraction of people – around one person in every one million people vaccinated— may have severe allergic reaction to the COVID-19 vaccine, known as anaphylaxis.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s spokesman, Harry Roque confirmed on Monday that he had tested positive for the Coronavirus, COVID-19, adding that he had not been in contact with the president after his test results.
The United Nations has launched a global campaign tagged “Only Together” to support its quest for fair and equitable access to COVID-19 vaccines worldwide.
The UNICEF on Wednesday urged countries to contribute more money to help poor countries to access Coronavirus, COVID-19, vaccines, saying around $1 billion was needed.
The Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre, CISLAC, has tasked the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 on transparent distribution and administration of the Oxford/AstraZeneca vaccine in the country.
The National Primary Health Care Development Agency, NPHCDA, has disclosed that no fewer than 2.3million Nigerians have so far registered for COVID-19 vaccination, 24 hours after opening the portal.
Kenya on Wednesday received the first batch of over one million doses of AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine via the World Health Organisation, WHO-led COVAX global distribution facility, officials said.
The Ministry of Humanitarian Affairs, Disaster Management and Social Development says, the COVID-19 vaccines that arrived the country will cushion the humanitarian challenges relating to the pandemic.
The Executive Director, National Primary Health Care Development Agency, NPHCDA, Dr. Faisal Shuaib, had disclosed that President Muhammadu Buhari and Vice President Yemi Osinbajo are expected to receive first COVID-19 vaccine doses on Saturday.
Nigeria has received a shipment of COVID-19 vaccine via the COVAX Facility, a partnership between CEPI, Gavi, UNICEF and WHO.
Vietnam will begin offering Coronavirus, COVID-19, vaccinations in March, with frontline health workers and vulnerable citizens first on the list, according to state media, Tuoi Tre on Monday.
U.S. President Joe Biden will announce at the G7 gathering on Friday that the United States will release $4billion for an international initiative to supply Coronavirus, COVID-19, vaccines to poor countries, the White House said.
The National Primary Health Care Development Agency, NPHCDA, has said that it planned to vaccinate approximately 109 million Nigerians that will be eligible for the COVID-19 vaccination over the course of 2 years.
BUA fires back at Dangote, shows proof of N1.3bn payment to procure 1m doses of COVID-19 vaccine for Nigerians
BUA Group, one of Nigerian a leading foods and infrastructure conglomerates, has reacted to Coalition Against COVID-19, CACOVID's statement disputing its claims that it...
The Philippines hopes to start COVID-19 vaccinations next week, aims to give shots to more than half of the population by the end of the year, government officials said on Monday.
The World Health Organisation, WHO, has cried out over a seeming marginalisation in the acquisition of COVID-19 vaccines, saying that high-income countries are acquiring the drugs faster than the low-income ones.
The governors of Nigeria’s 36 states have agreed to take the COVID-19 vaccine on live television to help drive acceptance among the populace. The chairman...
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