UN Chief Calls Unequal COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout Immoral and Senseless

Antonio Guterres, the UN Chief has called out the unequal distribution of the COVID-19 vaccine. Guterres classified rich nations hogging vaccines as immoral and stupid. He mentioned that hoarding the vaccine would choke off poorer countries’ access to vaccines risked undermining their own defences against the pandemic. Earlier this week, the World Health Organisation mentioned […]

UK Speaks on Controversial Vaccine Rules Against Nigerians

COVID 19 vaccine in Nigeria

The United Kingdom has spoken on its vaccination rules against African countries such as Nigeria. On 19th September, the UK announced that any travelers who had not received their vaccines from a shortlist of approved countries (primarily North America and Europe), would be considered unvaccinated.  This rule would also be applied to people who were vaccinated with […]

Nigerian Government Partners with CAN to Administer COVID-19 Vaccines in Churches

COVID Vaccine in Nigeria

The Nigerian Government has partnered with CAN to administer COVID-19 vaccines. The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) will start administering vaccines in churches. Dr. Faisal Shuaib, the Executive Director of the National Primary Health Care Development Agency made the announcement. The “Sunday Vaccination” will be part of phase 2 of the country’s COVID-19 vaccination roll-out.  […]

Nigeria Lifts Temporary Ban on India for COVID-19 Cases

The Nigerian Government has lifted its temporary ban on India due to its COVID-19 cases. In May 2021, the Government placed a temporary ban on some inbound travelers. This included travelers from India, Turkey, South Africa, or Brazil. The ban was for Non-Nigerians who had been in those countries within 14 days of their intended […]