The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC), has approved the use of Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine in Nigeria.
This development comes few months after the agency authorized the use of the Oxford-Astrazeneca jabs in the country.
Mojisola Adeyeye, the Director-General of NAFDAC, announced this at a press conference in Lagos, noting that the pfizer-Bio Tech vaccine was for emergency use only.
Adeyeye added that the vaccine can now be stored between -15 to-25 equivalent to freezer temperature.
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