Reporter : OKECHUKWU EZEONA
Enugu State Governor, Chief Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, has received his first dose of Oxford -Astrazeneca COVID-19 vaccination.
The Deputy Governor, Mrs. Cecilia Ezeilo, and the state Chief Judge, Justice Pricilia Emehelu, also received theirs at Government House Enugu.
Governor Ugwuanyi and the others were the first top government officials to receive the vaccine in the state.
The event was witnessed by the wife of the Governor, Mrs. Monica Ugwuanyi, the state Commissioner for Health, Dr. Emmanuel Ikechukwu Obi, among other government functionaries.
It would be recalled that the Executive Secretary, Enugu State Primary Health Care Development Agency, Dr. George Ugwu, during the commencement of the vaccination ex at COVID-19 In solation Center, ESUT Teaching Hospital Park Lane Enugu, last week, announced that the next stage of the vaccination would be for key stakeholders in the state.
According to Dr Ugwu, the stakeholders would include political, traditional and religious leaders as well as elderly people with underlying health challenges.