From Mika’il Tsoho, Dutse
The Jigawa state governor Alhaji Muhammad Abubakar Badaru yesterday received second dose of COVID-19 vaccine.
The governor together with his deputy, commissioners and other cabinets got the second dose of the vaccines at government house Dutse.
Speaking shortly after receiving the vaccines, the executive secretary Jigawa state primary healthcare development agency Dr Kabiru Ibrahim said the state government Flag-off second dose of vaccine in the state on 2nd June,2021.
According to him, the state government has received the delivery of about seventy thousand doses of the oxford Astrazeneca covid 19 vaccine.
He said the essence of the second phase is to induce the front line workers that took the first jab to take the second jab for them to be fully protected from the covid-19.