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Good News – COVID-19: U.S. donates over 3.5 million doses of vaccine to Nigeria

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Good News – The United States authorities has donated 3,577,860 doses of Pfizer vaccine for the public health and wait on of the Nigerian folks through COVAX.The U.S. Mission in Nigeria made the announcement in a assertion on Thursday in Abuja, mentioning that the shipment brings the full replacement of U.S.-bilaterally donated doses to Nigeria to over 7.5 million.In accordance with the assertion, the U.S. also contributed to the predominant multilateral donation of AstraZeneca vaccine in March 2021. General, COVAX has provided Nigeria with over 10 million doses up to now.The ushas also pledged to beget and donate 1.1 billion COVID-19 vaccine doses worldwide, and up to now has delivered extra than 180 million doses to extra than 100 countries.It said that the U.S. authorities’s persevered efforts to construct vaccines to African Union (AU) member countries helps fulfil President Biden’s pledge.“Biden said: “The United States is dedicated to bringing the identical urgency to world vaccination efforts that now we beget demonstrated at home.“We are sharing these vaccines to set up lives and to lead the enviornment in bringing an discontinue to the pandemic.”The Mission noted that the vaccine donations are a phase of the U.S. authorities’s persevered partnership with the Executive of Nigeria in combatting COVID-19.Up to now, the U.S. authorities has provided 130 million bucks of abet to Nigeria’s Ministry of Successfully being and Presidential Steering Committee on COVID-19.The U.S. authorities is having a see forward to persevered coordination with Nigeria and its Center for Illness Administration to ship existence-saving doses all through the country through the COVAX initiative.

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