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Atiku Is The First Nigerian To Get Pfizer Coronavirus Vaccine

Atiku Abubakar,former vice president , has gotten the Pfizer Coronavirus vaccine. 

He is suspected to be the first Nigerian to have gotten the vaccine . 

Paul Ibe, Atiku's spokesman , affirmed the advancement to TheCable on Thursday. 

Atiku got the vaccine in Dubai, Joined United Arab Emirates. 

"The significance of the #COVID19 vaccine in alleviating the impact of the Covid couldn't be more important, especially in Africa and Nigeria. Recently (Wednesday), as a component of the mass vaccination program, His Excellency Atiku Abubakar got the Pfizer-BioNTech Coronavirus vaccine ," Atiku's spokesman said. 

"He is restlessly anticipating when Nigerians, particularly medical experts in the bleeding edge and the most weak will be vaccinated in the nation. 

The Pfizer vaccine is the first to be conceded crisis use authorisation by the WHO, and as per Pfizer and BioNTech, it is 90% compelling. 

The immunization has likewise been endorsed by the UK, the US, Malaysia and Switzerland. 

The Nigerian government had said it was expecting the conveyance of 20 million portions of Coronavirus vaccine to the nation in mid 2021.

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