League Management Company (LMC) Chairman, Alhaji Shehu Dikko has stated that the Covid-19 vaccine is safe and effective.

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) 2nd Vice President was vaccinated on Wednesday 17th March at the State House Clinic, Futbalgalore.com.ng reports.

He took to his Official Twitter handle @ShehuDikko to rubber stamp the Vaccine.

“I am delighted to have the COVID-19 Vaccine today. All good and perfect,” Dikko wrote on Twitter.

“May God continue to protect and keep us in good health always. #Covid-19 Vaccine is safe and effective.”

Recall that on 2nd March 2021, Nigeria received 3.92 million doses of the COVID-19 vaccine, through the COVAX Facility, a partnership between CEPI, Gavi, UNICEF and WHO.

The arrival marked a historic step towards the goal of ensuring equitable distribution of COVID-19 vaccines globally, in what will be the largest vaccine procurement and supply operation in history.

This delivery is the first wave of arrivals in Nigeria and more are expected in-country in the coming weeks.

Nigeria on its part, has distributed the vaccines to all 36 States and the Federal Capital Territory to kick-start the vaccination exercise.

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