Nigeria meets Pfizer, BioNTech on Coronavirus vaccine development

Nigeria’s Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo siad he met representatives of Pfizer and BioNTech on Coronavirus vaccine development.

A statement by the spokesperson of the VP, Laolu Akande said:

“VP Osinbajo today met promoters of a COVID-19 vaccine candidate pushing for how Nigeria will be prioritized in Africa once a good vaccine is ready.”

“He told representatives of Pfizer & BioNTech that what is critical in the vaccine devp. is the health & safety of Nigeria citizens.”

There are no details about any dosage order by the government.