Benue State Authorities says it’s set to flag-off vaccination in opposition to COVID-19 on Thursday.
Commissioner for Data, Tradition and Tourism, Rt. Hon. Ngunan Addingi who briefed journalists on Wednesday on the finish of the State Govt Council assembly stated the train would start by 10am on the Benue State College Instructing Hospital Makurdi.
The Commissioner famous that 75,000 doses of the vaccine can be found for administration, stressing that the train is voluntary for members of the general public.
Commissioner for Well being and Human Providers, Dr. Joseph Ngbea stated the state authorities has made satisfactory preparations to reply to instances of reactions because of the vaccination.
He allayed fears from the general public that the vaccines would have antagonistic results on folks, stressing that each vaccine has uncomfortable side effects that are generally referred to as antagonistic results following immunisation.
Dr. Ngbea stated the Ministry of Well being had arrange a group to arrange questionnaires for individuals who will take the vaccines to know their reactions and take applicable actions.
Benue govt to flag off COVID-19 vaccination Thursday