COVID-19: Russia Send Vaccine Samples To Nigeria
The Russia ambassador to Nigeria, Alexey Shebarshin has on Friday delivered samples of COVID-19 Vaccine to the Minister of Health, Osagie Ehanire.
the Ministry of Health Media and Public Relations Director, Olujimi Oyetomi, disclosed this in a statement on Friday at Abuja.
Olujimi disclosed that the Vaccine was delivered and received by the ministry during a visit by the Russian ambassador in Nigeria.
Receiving the vaccines, the Minister for Health, Osagie Ehanire said that ministry will immediately communicate with the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC, as well as the Nigeria Institute of Pharmaceutical Research and Development, NIPRD, amongst others for review and possible validation of the Vaccine.