Chairman PSC and Secretary to the Government of the Federation Mr Boss Mustapha receiving his second dose of COVID-19 Vaccine.
Members of the Presidential Steering Committee, PSC, on COVID-19 have recieved their second doses of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine.
At the National briefing in Abuja, the Chairman of the PSC and Secretary to the Government of the Federation Mr Boss Mustapha who led other members to receive the jab noted that Nigeria was on a steady path of containing the deadly virus if measures put in place by the Federal Government were sustained.
He reiterated the importance of the vaccination of members of the PSC on live broadcast which connotes transparency and underscores the safety and efficacy of the vaccines. While commending Nigerians who took the first dose of the vaccine, Mr Mustapha also urged them to proceed to the health facility where they took the first dose to receive the second jab.
He further stated that the Presidential Steering Committee on COVID-19 will focus on increased testing, increase in the capacity of Oxygen reserves and vaccine aquisition drive.
He therefore urged Nigerians to disregard sentiments on the compulsory quarantine protocols. Our correspondent Emmanuel kutara also Reported that some Journalists who cover the Briefing received the second dose of the vaccine.