The Minister of State for Health, Olorunnimbe Mamora, has mentioned in a statement during an interview that the COVID19 vaccination will not be mandatory in Nigeria.

The minister mentioned that made this known during an interview with Arise TV. When asked if the vaccines will be mandatory in Nigeria, the Minister responded;

“Nothing will be made mandatory. It’s optional. The choice is yours. Nobody will be forced to take any vaccine” When asked if it might become mandatory in the future, Mamora said, “If that happens, it would not be a decision of Nigeria.”

He also stated that just as people can’t travel to some countries without having the Yellow Card certificate, countries might have to start demanding a COVID-19 vaccination certificate before allowing outsiders in.
On Tuesday, March 2, Nigeria received 3.92 million doses of the COVID19 AstraZeneta vaccines.

READ MORE NEWS  LASTMA Officers Beat Driver, Knock Out Teeth During Arrest

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *