Bauchi Gov's Wife Receives COVID-19 Vaccine Jab Hajiya Mariam Bala Abdulkadir, the wife of the Bauchi State Governor, has received the AstraZeneca Corona Virus vaccine.
Hajiya Mariam while speaking to newsmen shortly after receiving the vaccine jab in Bauchi on Monday, said that “the widespread of COVID-19 is real in Nigeria, hence, the need for people to shun all negative stereotypes about the monster.”
She said that Coronavirus is a monster that knows no race or gender adding that “it is a global and universal challenge to humanity without preference to any part of the world.”
Hajiya Mariam further called on people to keep up using their face masks and continue observing all approved protocols of COVID-19 certified by experts and professionals to be effective at halting the spread of the virus.
She said that it is better for people to prevent themselves from contracting the contagious disease than to endanger themselves by openly flouting the established COVID-19 safety protocols.
Hajiya Mariam commended Governor Bala Abdulkadir Mohammed for ensuring that Bauchi State is captured among as one of the early beneficiaries of the COVID-19 vaccine programme in Nigeria.