NAFDAC boss assures that COVID-19 vaccines produced in Nigeria will meet international standards

WorldStage Newsonline– The Director-General of the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), Prof. Mojisola Adeyeye, has assured Nigerians that COVID-19 vaccines  produced in the country will be of international standard, with the strengthening of the agency.

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Nigeria: Minister tasks pharmaceutical firms to establish vaccine production plants

WorldStage Newsonline– The Minister of State, Federal Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment, Amb. Maryam Katagum, has urged Nigerian pharmaceutical companies to ultilise the licensing provision of the TRIPS Waivers Agreement for COVID-19 to establish vaccine production plants for the country.

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COVID-19: Vaccines do not contain a live virus and cannot cause disease -NPHCDA

The Executive Director of the National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA), Dr Faisal Shuaib, has said that it is safer to gain protection against the disease by taking the COVID-19 vaccine because the vaccines do not contain a live virus and cannot cause disease.

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