NCDC Warns Nigerians Against Fake COVID-19 Vaccine In Circulation
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has warned Nigerian citizens against buying and consumption of a fake vaccine hyped to be a special vaccine for the deadly COVID-19 disease.
The NCDC gave this warning on its verified twitter handled @NCDCgov on Wednesday.
According to the NCDC, this traditional mixture in circulation labelled “COVID-19 Vaccine” and with a phone number 070420272–8 is a poision and should not be bought or consumed by any sane person.
The agency went further to explain that it has not approved any vaccine or drug for the cure of the deadly COVID-19 disease.
Qouting @NCDCgov tweet:
“A liquid mixture is being sold with claims that it is”#COVID19 vaccine.” This is FALSE!
“There is currently NO VACCINE or drug approved for #COVID19 prevention by health authorities.
“#TakeResponslibility. Only purchase and consume drugs at accredited pharmacies or health facilities.”