The Adamawa State Authorities has obtained 59,280 doses of the Aztrazeneca coronavirus vaccine from the Federal Authorities.
Secretary to the State Authorities, Mallam Bashir Ahmad, confirmed the event to newsmen in his workplace Wednesday night, saying each the vaccine viles and equal variety of syringes have been saved away in prescribed manners.
He disclosed that administration of the vaccines will start on Monday, March 15, with a well being employee after which the state governor.
The SSG, who can also be the Chairman of the state COVID-19 Containment Committee, mentioned the state has created a portal for residents who’re considering taking the vaccine to register in preparation for his or her vaccination.
He defined that the 59,280 vaccine doses are for individuals earmarked for the primary part of vaccination.
Individuals within the first part, he identified, are these recognized as frontline staff who embrace well being staff and safety personnel, in addition to “vital leaders.”
In line with him, individuals with underlying diseases which are considered automobiles on which the virus rides, such because the diabetic and bronchial asthma sufferers of all ages, will represent residents of Adamawa State for the second part of vaccination.
Members of most of the people, the SSG and Chairman of the state COVID-19 Containment Committee defined, could be administered vaccine within the third part.