Nobel Laureate, Prof Wole Soyinka, has obtained a dose of the Astra Zeneca COVID-19 vaccine.
The Senior Particular Assistant to Governor Dapo Abiodun on New Media, Emmanuel Ojo, disclosed this on Friday.
Ojo stated Soyinka was vaccinated on Friday by the Ogun State Commissioner for Well being, Dr Tomi Coker.
The Ogun State Authorities, on Monday, obtained its first 50,000 doses of the vaccine from the Federal Authorities.
DAILY POST experiences that the playwright has joined the likes of Governor Dapo Abiodun, Former Governor Segun Osoba, Speaker Olakunle Oluomo and different Ogun dignitaries in receiving the COVID-19 vaccine.
In the meantime, frontline Well being staff within the Olabisi Onabanjo College Educating Hospital (OOUTH), Isolation Middle in Sagamu have additionally been vaccinated towards the virus.
This choice, based on the Commissioner for Well being, turned expedient given their invaluable contributions in containing the pandemic within the state
Wole Soyinka takes COVID-19 vaccine jab