Nigeria vaccinated a total of 718,412 people in the month of March, representing 35.7% of its total vaccine proportion.
This was disclosed in a social media statement by the National Primary Health Care Development Agency on Wednesday.
Lagos State remains the State with the most vaccinations at 136,356, representing 53.7% of its vaccine proportion, while Kwara State tops the proportion list with 104.2% at 29,061 vaccinations.
Kogi state remains the only state yet to vaccinate anyone. Meanwhile, the FCT has conducted 24,810 vaccinations representing 22.6% of its population.
What you should know: Nigeria’s vaccines arrived on the 2nd of March, 2021. Dr Cyprian Ngon was the first to receive the vaccine. He led the first set of health workers including Nurse Faith E. Eragbai, Dr. Nuru Joseph and Dr. Thairu Yunusa to receive the vaccine.