The Kano state Coordinator, Covid-19 Technical Response Team, Dr. Tijjani Hussaini, says 300 persons were so far vaccinated with the Covid-19 AstraZeneca vaccines in the state.
Dr. Tijjanin Hussaini stated this during a chat with Journalist kano.
He said the category of persons vaccinated include Governor, Secretary of the State Government, Commissioner of Health, as well as ordinary citizens.
The coordinator explained that the vaccines received in the state still remains 209,520 doses of vaccines.
“Currently, what we are doing now is ensuring that all other preparations are put in place. We are concluding trainings for various cadres of staffs and caregivers who will administer the vaccines.
“As at Monday, we were able to vaccinate 302 people. Although between then and now there sporadic vaccinations.
“It’s expected, people still come and ask for them to be vaccinated. Although there are others who are still reluctant to come out for the vaccine.
Radio Nigeria recalled that Governor Abdullahi Umar Ganduje of Kano state and some high Ranking Government officials were administered the vaccines on the eleventh of this month,which flaggs off the commencement of administering the vacvaccine in the state.