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The much awaited COVID-19 vaccine lands in Nigerian

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Nigeria’s first COVID-19 vaccines Oxford/AstraZeneca has landed in the capital city Abuja on Tuesday.

The vaccine was brought into the country via emirate flight B 777-300 which touched down at the Nnamdi Azikiwe airport, Abuja at about 11:35am.

The 3.92 million doses will kick off the arduous task of inoculating Africa’s most populous nation.

Nigeria, with 200 million residents, is the third West African country to take delivery of COVAX shots, after Ghana and Ivory Coast, both of which have already begun vaccination campaigns.

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