COVID-19: Bauchi Gov. Mohammed, wife, others vaccinated


By Ayinde Olaide

Gov. Bala Mohammed of Bauchi state, his wife, Hajiya Aisha Mohammed, and some members of the State Executive Council, on Saturday, received the jab of the COVID-19 vaccine, Oxford-Astrazeneca, in Bauchi.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that, other people who were vaccinated included, the state deputy governor, Mr Baba Tela, the state Head of Civil Service, Alhaji Aliyu Jibo, the Chief of Staff to the governor, Ladan Salihu, and  Mohammed Maigoro,

Others were the Commissioner for Health, Dr Rilwanu Mohammed, Executive Chairman, Bauchi State Primary HealthCare Development Agency (BASPHCDA), among others.

Speaking at the flag-off ceremony, shortly after he was vaccinated and in possession of his vaccine certificate, Gov. Bala Mohammed, said that his decision to agree to be vaccinated was to show the world that it was safe.

Mohammed, who appreciated the presence of a large number of religious leaders at the ceremony, said it was a sign that they were not…

Source: News Agency of Nigeria