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FFK takes COVID19 vaccine months after describing it as evil and ”Gates killer vaccine” (photos/video)

FFK takes COVID19 vaccine months after describing it as evil and ”Gates killer vaccine” (photos/video)

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Former Aviation Minister, Femi Fani-Kayode FFK, today March 30, took a jab of the Oxford/AstraZeneca COVID19 vaccine. This comes months after he took to his social media handles to condemn the vaccine, describing it as evil and ''Gates killer vaccine'' He posted photos and videos of him taking the jab at the National Hospital Abuja on Tuesday, March 30. He said if his hero, Donald Trump, who questioned the vaccine can take it, then he too can. ''Despite my initially strong reservations I bowed to sound logic and superior reasoning and took my Covid 19 vaccine today. This is thanks to the counsel of my sister, the distinguished Senator Grace Bent, who convinced me to take it and who emphasised that we must set an example to others. I also give thanks to my sister the Hon. Patrici...
Some people sell COVID-19 vaccination slots – FG

Some people sell COVID-19 vaccination slots – FG

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The federal government has sounded the alarm over the alleged racketeering of the COVID-19 vaccine in the country. The permanent secretary of the Ministry of Health, Abdullazzi Abdullahi, who announced this during the joint national briefing of the presidential task force (PTF) on COVID-19, claims that some people are selling their vaccination slots. Abdullahi noted that everyone will be vaccinated, and also that the test figures will be maintained to ensure that positive cases are identified, isolated and treated. He said; 'Everyone will be vaccinated for free and everyone will eventually be vaccinated. It is not necessary to pay to be vaccinated. "We continue to distribute available commodities, PBTs and consumables to ensure the availability of end users at treatment...
Congolese opposition candidate Kolelas (61) dies of Covid-19 a day after the election

Congolese opposition candidate Kolelas (61) dies of Covid-19 a day after the election

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Guy Brice Parfait Kolelas, the leading presidential candidate of the opposition in the election of the Republic of the Congo, died on Sunday, a day after the country went to the polls. Kolelas was hospitalized on the eve of the election and died of Covid-19 when he was taken to France for treatment, his campaign director, Christian Cyr Rodrigue Mayanda, told AFP news agency on Monday. Kolelas "died in the medical plane that picked him up from Brazzaville on Sunday afternoon," Mayanda added. On Saturday, a family member told the Associated Press that Kolelas was receiving treatment at a private hospital in the capital, Brazzaville, after contracting the coronavirus. Kolelas skipped his last campaign event on Friday after telling some reporters a day earlier that he was afra...
135 new cases COVID-19, 495 dismissed and 0 deaths on 18 March

135 new cases COVID-19, 495 dismissed and 0 deaths on 18 March

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On March 18, 2021, 135 new confirmed cases were recorded in Nigeria.To date, 16,1409 cases have been confirmed, 14,6890 cases have been settled and 2,027 deaths have been recorded in 36 states and the Federal Capital Territory. The 135 new cases are reported from 16 states - Lagos (41), Imo (20), Ogun (14), FCT (10), Kebbi (11), Rivers (10), Akwa Ibom (8), Plateau (4) , Ebonyi (3), Kaduna (3), Kano (3), Osun (3), Oyo (2), Ekiti (1), Gombe (1), and Nasarawa (1). A multisectoral national emergency operations center (EOC), activated at level 3, continues to coordinate national response activities
Germany, France, Italy, Spain, different European Countries Suspend Use of AstraZeneca immunizing agent

Germany, France, Italy, Spain, different European Countries Suspend Use of AstraZeneca immunizing agent

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Germany, France, Italy, Spain, different European Countries Suspend Use of AstraZeneca immunizing agent Italy’s medicines regulator on Mon declared the preventive , temporary ban on victimisation AstraZeneca’s coronavirus immunizing agent amid new reports of individuals developing dangerous blood clots once taking the shot. Italy’s AIFA (Italian Agency of Medicines) aforesaid the choice “was taken in line with similar measures adopted by different European countries”. It superimposed that “further wanting into the matter is presently underway”. The announcement followed daily once the newest best-known death of someone in Italian Republic shortly once receiving the immunizing agent. A 57-year-old single-reed woodwind teacher, UN agency received the immunizing agent with...
Netherlands Latest to Suspend Use of AstraZeneca immunogen Over action issues

Netherlands Latest to Suspend Use of AstraZeneca immunogen Over action issues

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Netherlands Latest to Suspend Use of AstraZeneca immunogen Over action issues The Netherlands has become the most recent country to suspend use of the Oxford-AstraZeneca coronavirus immunogen over issues concerning attainable aspect effects. The Dutch government aforementioned the move, which is able to last till a minimum of twenty nine March, was a precaution. The Republic of eire earlier created the same call over reports of clotting events in adults in Kingdom of Norway. But the globe Health Organisation says there's no link between the jab associate degreed an exaggerated risk of developing a clot. The European Medicines Agency (EMA) – United Nations agency is presently effecting a review into incidents of blood clots – says the vaccine’s edges still outweigh its r...
Governors of Kaduna, Niger, Osun take the COVID19 vaccines (photos)

Governors of Kaduna, Niger, Osun take the COVID19 vaccines (photos)

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Governor Nasir El-Rufai, his Niger state counterpart Abubakar Bello as well as Gboyega Oyetola of Osun state have all received the first shots of the AstraZeneca COVID19 vaccines. The governors took their first shots today March 10 after receiving doses of the vaccines from the Federal government. Governor Abubakar Bello of Niger state Governor Gboyega Oyetola of Osun state
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