Nigeria’s President Buhari has reacted to the first effective coronavirus vaccine
– Hailed the development, Buhari described it as a major milestone
– TheFollowing the announcement of a COVID-19 vaccine, President Muhammadu Buhari has welcomed the arrival of the first effective serum after a successful human trial phase.
This was disclosed in a tweet on the official Twitter account of the president on Tuesday, November, 10. While describing it as a maUpdatjor milestone, Buhari went on to call for equal distribution and access to the vaccine.
I welcome the news that a Coronavirus vaccine has recorded 90% effectiveness in clinical trials. This is a major milestone. The world must now make great effort to facilitate equitable access and distribution of these vaccines, to protect people in ALL countries
. Recall that the coronavirus vaccine being developed by Pfizer/BioNTech against the global virus is insight.
The manufacturers’ announcement of the first interim results in large-scale trials shows the vaccine, which is in its phase 3 trial, is 90% effective.
An analysis of the vaccine shows a much better performance than most experts had hoped for. The company also said findings have shown that the vaccine does not have serious side-effects.