NASS has ordered the Ministry of Health to suspend expenditures regarding the N10 billion released for funding of Covid-19 vaccines.
South African President, Cyril Ramaphosa has called on the world's wealthiest countries to stop "hoarding" vaccines.
FG has clarified that the N10 billion it earlier disbursed was not only for the development of Covid-19 vaccines.
Governor Sanwo-Olu has stated that the Lagos State Government has commenced talks with Covid-19 vaccine manufacturers.
The WHO has warned that Africa is in danger of being left behind in Covid-19 vaccination.
The FG has stated that it is in talks with Russia and India to procure vaccines that are less dependent on cooling facilities.
The Minister of Health has disclosed that Nigeria is exploring options for the licensed production of COVID-19 vaccine.
The WHO has said that the prospects of equitable distribution of COVID-19 vaccines were at serious risk.
The AU has secured 270 million Covid-19 vaccine doses for the continent from drug manufacturers Pfizer, AstraZeneca and Johnson & Johnson.
The African Union has secured about 300 million COVID-19 vaccine doses in the largest of such agreements yet for Africa.