Abubakar Atiku, former vice president has received the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine.
Paul Ibe, his spokesperson confirmed this in a statement.
Dele Momodu, popular media mogul also posted pictures on his Twitter handle.
Paul Ibe, in his statement said, ““The importance of the #COVID19 vaccine in mitigating the effect of the coronavirus cannot be overstated, particularly in Africa and Nigeria. Yesterday (Wednesday), as part of the mass vaccination programme, His Excellency Atiku Abubakar received the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine.”
“He is anxiously looking forward to when Nigerians, especially medical professionals in the frontline and the most vulnerable will be vaccinated in the country.”