Sensationalism, misinformation by media, are factors militating against successful COVID-19 vaccination ― NPHCDA


Sensational reporting of COVID-19 pandemic related issues, coupled with inadequate information by most reporters have been identified as some of the problems militating against successful vaccination exercises in the country.

The assertion was made by Head of Communications, National Primary Healthcare Development Agency (NPHCDA) Mohammed Musa Abubakar during a Media Orientation Meeting on COVID-19 Phase 2 vaccination exercise held, on Wednesday, at the Polio Emergency Operation Center (EOC), Bauchi.

He observed that rather than engaging in sensitisation, education and enlightening members of the public on the need to make themselves available for the vaccination which has been proven to…

Source: Nigerian Tribune