Journalists in Jigawa State have acquired their first doses of COVID-19 vaccines.
This adopted the Governor’s directives that every one stakeholders within the battle in opposition to COVID-19 must be vaccinated within the first spherical of the vaccines train.
DAILY POST reviews that Jigawa State Governor, Muhammad Badaru Abubakar alongside his Deputy and members of the manager council have acquired their first doses of AstraZeneca.
The Governor, nonetheless, stated the COVID-19 vaccine can be administered to COVID-19 entrance line employees together with healthcare workers, spiritual leaders, conventional rulers, safety personnel and journalists.
Jigawa State Authorities acquired 68,520 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine, to be administered on 35,000 folks which is only one% of the state inhabitants.
Talking after the vaccination, Chairman of the Jigawa State correspondent chapel, Comrade Ahmed Abubakar stated the COVID-19 vaccine is free and protected.
He stated journalists had been vaccinated for being energetic within the battle in opposition to the pandemic.
Jigawa journalists obtain AstraZeneca vaccines