President Muhammadu Buhari will take the AstraZeneca vaccine at 11:30am on Saturday.
The Personal Assistant to the President on New Media, Bashir Ahmad, disclosed this in a tweet.
In a bid to provide more details on the development, Ahmad shared a graphic design that indicated that the vaccine would be administered to the President at the new Banquet Hall of the Presidential Villa in Abuja, the nation’s capital.
— Bashir Ahmad (@BashirAhmaad) March 6, 2021
The position of the presidential aide was supported by the National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA).
In a tweet on Friday, the health agency confirmed the time and venue where the President would take the vaccine.
To increase public confidence in the #COVID19 vaccine roll-out, President Muhammadu Buhari will be vaccinated with the AstraZeneca vaccine tomorrow, Saturday, March 6th, 2021 at the New Banquet Hall, Presidential Villa at 11:30am.#YesToCOVID19Vaccine pic.twitter.com/hA9I2kXJbg
— NPHCDA (@NphcdaNG) March 5, 2021