Covid-19 : Present yourself for vaccination – FCT health board advises residents

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The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Primary Health Care Board (PHCB) has called on residents who took the first COVID-19 vaccine to go for seccond dose.

The Acting Executive Secretary, FCT PHCB, Dr Ndaeyo Iwot, gave the call during the social mobilisation committee meeting for second phase of COVID-19 vaccination in the FCT.

He noted that persons between 18 years and above are eligible for the vaccine and could be taken at the nearest vaccination site.

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Iwot said that no fewer than 13,000 people were vaccinated with the first dose of AstraZeneca vaccine in the FCT.

“People that were vaccinated between June 16 and July 13 are due for the second dose and they are the ones we are giving the AstraZeneca now and so far we have recorded up to 3,000 people.

“Let us continue to observe all non-phamaceutical protocols of respiratory and hand hygiene because we have yet to attain…



Source: Vanguard Newspaper