Gov Bello rejects COVID-19 vaccine, says it’s meant to kill


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By Soni Daniel & Luminous Jannamike

Governor of Kogi State, Yahaya Bello, has discouraged the use of COVID-19 vaccine, saying the jabs are meant to kill people.

But the All Progressives Congress, APC, Mandate Defenders in a swift reaction yesterday, challenged the governor to stop making such careless statement, in view of current spread of the virus in the country.

Like several other countries, Nigeria has recorded a second wave of the virus with an average of 1,000 cases daily in the last two weeks.

The increase in cases has led to demand for vaccines to curb the spread of the virus, with the federal government announcing that Nigerians would receive the vaccine this January.

Speaking while addressing a crowd, Governor Bello doubted the authenticity of the vaccine, saying there is no cure for HIV and many other diseases troubling mankind.

“Vaccines are being produced in less than one year of COVID-19. There is no vaccine yet for…

Source: Vanguard Newspaper