Governor Adegboyega Oyetola of Osun State has acquired his first jab of the Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine.
The Governor acquired his first jab along with the deputy governor, Benedict Alabi, with their spouses.
Earlier in a message on his verified Fb web page, the Governor acknowledged that he took supply of a complete of 64,240 doses of the Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccines from the Federal Authorities on Tuesday night.
He had additionally disclosed that he will probably be vaccinated right now after some frontline medical personnel should have had their very own first dose of the vaccine.
Whereas commending the federal authorities and the Presidential Activity Power (PTF) on COVID-19 for his or her efforts in making certain that the nation was freed from the pandemic, Oyetola urged residents and residents of the State to register and current themselves for the vaccination.
The State authorities additionally revealed that it was ready to each protect and administer the vaccines, having educated about 300 well being employees for the vaccination train, including that it had additionally put in storage amenities (chilly chain) throughout the 332 wards within the State.
DAILY POST had earlier reported that the Osun State authorities acquired the vaccines at about 7:11pm on Tuesday night.
Osun Governor receives first jab of COVID-19 vaccine