Sanwo-Olu, Hamzat, Abayomi, Others Get COVID-19 Vaccine Shots
The Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, the Deputy Governor, Dr. Obafemi Hamzat, the commissioner for health, Prof. Akin Abayomi and some of the commissioners have on Friday, received a shot of the Astra Zeneca COVID-19 vaccines.
The commissioner for health was the first person to receive the Vaccine, followed by the state governor, the deputy governor and health workers.
The state commissioner for health, while addressing the press, on Friday at the Infectious Disease Hospital (IDH), Yaba, Lagos said, the Astrazeneca vaccine help to boost immunity against COVID-19 virus or any new variants that are circulating around the world.
“By receiving even one single dose of the AstraZeneca or any other vaccines, it will boost your immunity to a very high level and this is important because we know that there are multiple variants circulating around the world, and by having a strong immunity, you will have a hedge,” said Abayomi.