The Osun State Authorities, on Wednesday, distributed the COVID-19 Oxford AstraZeneca vaccine to all of the native authorities areas throughout the state, together with Modakeke Space workplace.
Recall that the Osun State Authorities obtained the COVID-19 Oxford AstraZeneca vaccine from the Federal Authorities final week.
The distribution and handing over of the vaccine to every Native Authorities Immunization officer, on the Prolonged Programme on Immunization, State Chilly Workplace positioned inside the premises of Ayegbaju Worldwide Market, Osogbo.
Talking on the programme, the State Immunization Officer (SIO), who’s in command of the vaccine for the State, Mrs Adebola Adeosun mentioned that the subsequent step that ought to observe after the coaching of involved well being officers, receipts of the vaccine from the Federal Authorities, and vaccination of frontline well being employees and prime Authorities officers on the State stage is to make sure that the vaccine will get to the grassroots.
The State Immunization Officer, due to this fact, appreciated Governor Gboyega Oyetola for his unrelentless assist given to them within the battle towards the dreaded coronavirus pandemic.
Whereas advising the individuals of the State to not lose their guard towards the COVID-19 unfold, Adeosun additionally admonished them to discountenance the unfavorable info making the rounds in regards to the vaccine, alerting that any facet impact may very well be felt after it’s the administration is simply short-term.
Osun distributes COVID-19 vaccine to LGAs