By: Bamidele Ajayi
Anambra State first lady, Chief Mrs. Ebelechukwu Obiano has received her first dose of the Moderna Covid-19 vaccine in the United States of America, saying she was getting the jab, to show Ndi-Anambra and Nigerians it is “safe to take”.
Mrs. Obiano joins a growing number of Nigerian political leaders getting the jab, as a mark to demonstrate the safety of the vaccine against negative speculations about the vaccine.
“‘ I’m doing this to demonstrate that people should be prepared when it’s available to take the vaccine, “
There’s nothing to worry about.” Mrs. Obiano said from the United States of America, where she got the first jab captured on a live Social Media Coverage..
Mrs. Obiano also confirmed in the live SM video that Nigeria has not commenced the distristribution of coronavirus vaccine, simply to confirm the recent National Agency for Food and Drug Adminstration and Control (NAFDAC) warning, claiming that there are evidence of fake vaccines being circulated in the country.
Although, Nigerian government is yet to commence the distristribution of the vaccine, trying to meet up with the technical demands associated with it’s storage and adminstration of the vaccines to levels of persons that will first participate, expercially those in the front Iine of COVID 19 management and treatment sections Nationwide.