The Borno Government has confirmed the arrival of 75,510 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine.
The Deputy Governor, Alhaji Umar Kadafur, confirmed this at a news conference on Tuesday at the Maiduguri Airport.
Kadafur, who is also the Chairman of the state Taskforce on COVID-19, said the taskforce would meet to decide when to commence the vaccination.
He said “when plan for vaccination is ready, we will unveil it to you.”
Kadafur and other members of the taskforce were at the airport to receive the vaccine, which arrived around 9 p.m.