Faisal Shuaib

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Faisal Shuaib said : “We have seen a situation where over 4,000 PHCs have been renovated but the president’s idea is just about renovation of primary healthcare centres or building new ones, what he flagged off in 2017 was a noble idea to make this primary healthcare centres functional and making sure that they have the right human resource compliments and the drugs to deliver quality and affordable healthcare to Nigerians,” External link

thisdayonline Monday, November 21, 2022 6:17:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "COVID-19 is still very active, and there is a need for Nigerians to get vaccinated and stay safe," External link

xinhuanet_en Thursday, November 3, 2022 4:28:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “Making this remarkable progress amidst persistent disinformation and low-risk perception has been possible because of the significant support we have received from our development partners, including United Parcel Services (UPS)” External link

tribuneonlineng Thursday, October 20, 2022 2:46:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “As of 23rd August 2022, Nigeria has successfully vaccinated 41,235,148 of its eligible population with the first dose and this represents 36.9 per cent of its eligible population. The number of eligible persons who are fully vaccinated currently stands at 29,052,850. Therefore, the proportion of the total eligible population that have been fully vaccinated in Nigeria is 26 per cent,” External link

leadership Friday, August 26, 2022 5:19:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “Introduction of RotaVirus vaccine is a big investment due to its substantial economic impact and number of lives that the country is going to save from the introduction. It is projected that while reducing the associated morbidity and mortality from the Rotavirus infections, the RotaVirus vaccine introduction has the potential to avert over 110,000 deaths over a 10-year period” External link

thisdayonline Monday, August 22, 2022 8:40:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “So, HPV vaccines will be introduced in phases into the routine immunisation schedule for girls at nine years from May 2023,” External link

ngrguardiannews Friday, June 24, 2022 7:32:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “It is not possible to predict every individual who might have a mild or serious reaction to a vaccine, although there are a few contraindications to some vaccines. By following contraindications the risk of serious adverse effects can be minimised,” External link

ngrguardiannews Friday, June 24, 2022 7:32:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “This change is possible, it’s realistic. We have a deeply flawed and inadequate health system in Nigeria and people are dying because of it. But current challenges can be solved through public-private cooperation in fundraising and execution of the Reimagining PHC programme. Together, we can create monumental impact,” External link

authorityngr Sunday, May 8, 2022 10:07:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “Although the figures may look scary, it is a demonstration that our surveillance system is effective, reliable and also means that if there is an Wild Polio Virus in circulation, it would have been detected,” External link

authorityngr Saturday, April 30, 2022 9:12:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “This change is possible, it’s realistic. We have a deeply flawed and inadequate health system in Nigeria and people are dying because of it. But current challenges can be solved through public-private cooperation in fundraising and execution of the Reimagining PHC programme. Together, we can create monumental impact,” External link

authorityngr Friday, March 25, 2022 9:08:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “It’s important to emphasize that the private sector has increasingly assumed a critical role in achieving social development goals, and we are grateful that they believe in this programme as much as we do,” External link

tribuneonlineng Wednesday, March 16, 2022 2:12:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “Although the figures may look scary, it is a demonstration that our surveillance system is effective, reliable and also means that if there is an Wild Polio Virus in circulation, it would have been detected,” External link

authorityngr Monday, March 14, 2022 10:52:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib stated : “Executive secretaries must work with commissioners to improve COVID-19 vaccination and routine immunisation. The infighting between commissioners and executive secretaries is not helping the programme,” External link

punchng Thursday, February 3, 2022 6:35:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “We use this opportunity to reiterate the importance of parents and caregivers bringing their children for routine immunization against vaccine preventable diseases,” External link

leadership Friday, January 14, 2022 9:41:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “Yes, despite all the challenges, the health sector in Nigeria has yielded significant socio-economic gains in lives saved and enhanced economic productivity. Remember, Nigeria has successfully eradicated poliomyelitis and certified polio free in August 2020 through unrelenting vaccination of children across the country. As a result, the entire African continent is now free of wild poliovirus. There is reliable evidence indicating that up to 69,164 maternal deaths were averted and another 16,933 maternal deaths were averted through contraceptive use. The country also averted 255,792 neonatal deaths and saved over 1.6 million children under the age of five years” External link

guardian-ng Thursday, January 6, 2022 7:30:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “If we are going to overcome this COVID-19 pandemic, we have to do better job of ensuring better supply of the COVID-19 vaccines,” “No country will be able to eradicate COVID-19 ... until all countries are able to eradicate it” External link

kxxv Saturday, December 25, 2021 9:58:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "When these vaccines were offered to us we knew that they had a short shelf-life, but we were living in an environment where the supply of Covid-19 vaccines was very scarce," External link

france24-en Saturday, December 25, 2021 3:24:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “Now that we have over 10 million Nigerians that have been vaccinated, there is ample evidence that these vaccines do not cause you die immediately after you take them. These vaccines don’t make you magnetic, these vaccines don’t make you become a robot, these vaccines do not do all of the crazy things they say happen to you because you have taken the vaccines,” External link

africanewswire Friday, December 24, 2021 3:54:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "When these vaccines were offered to us, we knew that they had a short shelf-life," External link

terradaily Thursday, December 23, 2021 3:33:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "If we are going to overcome this COVID-19 pandemic, we have to do better job of ensuring better supply of the COVID-19 vaccines," "No country will be able to eradicate COVID-19 ... until all countries are able to eradicate it" External link

thehimalayantimes Thursday, December 23, 2021 1:56:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "We have successfully withdrawn 1,066,214 doses of expired AstraZeneca vaccines. We have kept our promise to be transparent to Nigerians. The destruction today is an opportunity for Nigerians to have faith in our vaccination program," External link

irishsun Thursday, December 23, 2021 10:12:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "The work that we do is the work that requires trust. It is a sacred trust that has been bestowed on us by the generality of Nigerians," "A few months ago, when these vaccines were offered to us, we knew that they had a short shelf life. But we were living in an environment where the supply of COVID-19 vaccines was very scarce" External link

xinhuanet_en Thursday, December 23, 2021 2:37:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "If we are going to overcome this COVID-19 pandemic, we have to do better job of ensuring better supply of the COVID-19 vaccines," "No country will be able to eradicate COVID-19 … until all countries are able to eradicate it" External link

voanews Thursday, December 23, 2021 2:21:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “When these vaccines were offered to us, we knew that they had a short shelf-life,” External link

news_com_au Thursday, December 23, 2021 1:56:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “If we are going to overcome this COVID-19 pandemic, we have to do better job of ensuring better supply of the COVID-19 vaccines,” “No country will be able to eradicate COVID-19 … until all countries are able to eradicate it” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Thursday, December 23, 2021 1:53:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “We have successfully withdrawn about 1,066,214 doses of expired AstraZeneca vaccines,” External link

gulf-times Thursday, December 23, 2021 12:14:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib explique : "Nous n'avions pas d'autre choix que d'accepter ces vaccins à courte durée de conservation car on souhaite protéger nos citoyens contre le COVID-19" External link

AfricaNews-French Thursday, December 23, 2021 12:03:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "If we are going to overcome this COVID-19 pandemic, we have to do better job of ensuring better supply of the COVID-19 vaccines," "No country will be able to eradicate COVID-19 ... until all countries are able to eradicate it" External link

foxnews Thursday, December 23, 2021 12:00:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "We had developed countries that procured these vaccines and hoarded them," "At the point they were about to expire, they offered them for donation" External link

newsweek-USA Wednesday, December 22, 2021 11:54:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "If we are going to overcome this COVID-19 pandemic, we have to do better job of ensuring better supply of the COVID-19 vaccines," "No country will be able to eradicate COVID-19 ... until all countries are able to eradicate it" External link

newsweek-USA Wednesday, December 22, 2021 11:54:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "If we are going to overcome this COVID-19 pandemic, we have to do better job of ensuring better supply of the COVID-19 vaccines," "No country will be able to eradicate COVID-19 ... until all countries are able to eradicate it" External link

portstephensexaminer Wednesday, December 22, 2021 11:48:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “When these vaccines were offered to us, we knew that they had a short shelf-life,” External link

news_com_au Wednesday, December 22, 2021 11:40:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “When these vaccines were offered to us, we knew that they had a short shelf-life,” External link

kuwaittimes Wednesday, December 22, 2021 11:39:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "If we are going to overcome this COVID-19 pandemic, we have to do better job of ensuring better supply of the COVID-19 vaccines," "No country will be able to eradicate COVID-19 ... until all countries are able to eradicate it" External link

dailyadvertiser Wednesday, December 22, 2021 11:36:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said ( about The UK ) : "We have successfully withdrawn 1,066,214 doses of expired AstraZeneca vaccines. We have kept our promise to be transparent to Nigerians. The destruction today is an opportunity for Nigerians to have faith in our vaccination programme," External link

telegraph Wednesday, December 22, 2021 11:29:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "If we are going to overcome this COVID-19 pandemic, we have to do better job of ensuring better supply of the COVID-19 vaccines," "No country will be able to eradicate COVID-19 ... until all countries are able to eradicate it" External link

yahoo-au Wednesday, December 22, 2021 11:27:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "If we are going to overcome this COVID-19 pandemic, we have to do better job of ensuring better supply of the COVID-19 vaccines," "No country will be able to eradicate COVID-19 ... until all countries are able to eradicate it" External link

startribune Wednesday, December 22, 2021 11:11:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “If we are going to overcome this COVID-19 pandemic, we have to do better job of ensuring better supply of the COVID-19 vaccines,” “No country will be able to eradicate COVID-19 … until all countries are able to eradicate it” External link

wivb Wednesday, December 22, 2021 10:46:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "If we are going to overcome this Covid-19 pandemic, we have to do better job of ensuring better supply of the Covid-19 vaccines," "No country will be able to eradicate Covid-19 ... until all countries are able to eradicate it" External link

khaleejtimes Wednesday, December 22, 2021 10:36:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “If we are going to overcome this COVID-19 pandemic, we have to do better job of ensuring better supply of the COVID-19 vaccines,” “No country will be able to eradicate COVID-19 … until all countries are able to eradicate it” External link

ChinaPost Wednesday, December 22, 2021 9:54:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “We have successfully withdrawn 1,066,214 doses of expired AstraZeneca vaccines. We have kept our promise to be transparent to Nigerians. The destruction today is an opportunity for Nigerians to have faith in our vaccination programme,” External link

aljazeera-en Wednesday, December 22, 2021 9:17:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "When these vaccines were offered to us, we knew that they had a short shelf-life," External link

afp-en Wednesday, December 22, 2021 8:39:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "When these vaccines were offered to us, we knew that they had a short shelf-life," External link

ibtimes Wednesday, December 22, 2021 8:05:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “We have successfully withdrawn 1,066,214 doses of expired AstraZeneca vaccines. We have kept our promise to be transparent to Nigerians. The destruction today is an opportunity for Nigerians to have faith in our vaccination programme,” External link

businessday Wednesday, December 22, 2021 7:30:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “We have successfully withdrawn 1,066,214 doses of expired AstraZeneca vaccines. We have kept our promise to be transparent to Nigerians. The destruction today is an opportunity for Nigerians to have faith in our vaccination programme,” External link

wsau Wednesday, December 22, 2021 6:52:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib noted : “The work that we do is the work that requires trust. It is a sacred trust that has been bestowed on us by the generalizing generality of Nigerians and hold that trust to be true. And we pride that trust very jealously. This is why today, we are destroying these vaccines that have expired” External link

tribuneonlineng Wednesday, December 22, 2021 6:26:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "We have successfully withdrawn 1,066,214 doses of expired AstraZeneca vaccines. We have kept our promise to be transparent to Nigerians. The destruction today is an opportunity for Nigerians to have faith in our vaccination programme," External link

reuters-en Wednesday, December 22, 2021 5:28:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "We're working with NAFDAC (National Agency for Food, Drug Administration and Control) to schedule a date for when this destruction will take place," "There are protocols that NAFDAC and Abuja environmental protection agency will have to go through" External link

voanews Tuesday, December 14, 2021 7:31:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "The presidential steering committee has also stated that Nigeria will no longer accept vaccines with short shelf lives as they not only exert undue pressure on the health system but also on the people," External link

voanews Tuesday, December 14, 2021 7:31:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “Today, Thursday, December 9th, 2021, 7,361,810 Nigerians have received the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine and this represents 6.6% of the eligible population,” “3,846,762 eligible Nigerians have received their second doses and are fully vaccinated against the virus representing 3.4% of the eligible population” External link

channelstv Monday, December 13, 2021 5:45:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “Following the detection of the Omicron variant of COVID-19 in Nigeria, the Federal Government reviewed the country’s vaccination programme and resolved to introduce the booster dose using the Pfizer Bio-N-Tech vaccine across the country as this will take effect as from tomorrow, Friday the 10th of December 2021” External link

tribuneonlineng Thursday, December 9, 2021 5:07:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “Time interval of two months or more after receiving the Johnson and Johnson vaccine,” External link

pulse Sunday, December 5, 2021 2:12:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “It will be difficult to recover from all of these adversities if we do not take aggressive measures to control COVID-19 in the shortest possible time. For this reason, NPHCDA, in collaboration with the Federal Ministry of Health and the Presidential Steering Committee on COVID-19, has initiated the COVID-19 Mass Vaccination Campaign. The idea of a mass vaccination campaign is to quickly increase the number of the fully vaccinated eligible populations in Nigeria, thereby rapidly moving towards achieving herd immunity and creating an enabling environment for economic recovery and a return to social normalcy in the country,” External link

tribuneonlineng Wednesday, November 24, 2021 9:39:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “We also have received commitment of 4,953,600 doses of Moderna as donation from US Government through COVAX. These are a few of the doses coming in batches in December and January 2022. We would also like to remind us that the Federal Government procured 39,800,000 doses of J&J COVID-19 vaccine through the AVATT and these have been coming in batches. If you are 18 years and above and unvaccinated, simply walk into the nearest vaccination site to take your COVID-19 vaccine. It is free, safe, effective and protects you, your family and your community. And if you have taken your first dose, check your vaccination card for your due date and ensure you take the second dose for full protection. Almost six million Nigerians have safely taken the vaccines. Six million Nigerians cannot be wrong,” External link

guardian-ng Sunday, November 21, 2021 8:14:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “We would also like to remind us that the Federal Government procured 39,800,000 doses of J&J COVID-19 vaccine through the AVATT and these have been coming in batches” External link

dailytimes-NG Tuesday, November 16, 2021 2:43:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib stated : “To end this pandemic, we must achieve enough level of population immunity when the virus essentially becomes a nuisance and no longer a threat. The only way to achieve this is if eligible persons come out for vaccination and observe the non-pharmaceutical interventions. The COVID-19 vaccines remain the most effective tool against this virus” External link

tribuneonlineng Wednesday, October 20, 2021 7:51:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "With more vaccines arriving in the country, it is my fervent hope that more people will turn up ... so that Nigeria can rapidly progress towards attaining herd immunity," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, October 14, 2021 11:02:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib added : “The goal, as I said is to expand access to COVID-19 vaccines and to ensure rapid and safe vaccine utilization,” External link

tribuneonlineng Wednesday, October 6, 2021 10:22:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib added : “The goal, as I said is to expand access to COVID-19 vaccines and to ensure rapid and safe vaccine utilization,” External link

tribuneonlineng Tuesday, October 5, 2021 8:37:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "We have been inundated with requests by Nigerians to be vaccinated," External link

trust Tuesday, June 15, 2021 7:40:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “This means anyone 18 years and above who has not been vaccinated should visit the nearest vaccination site for the first dose of the AstraZeneca vaccine,” “For such persons, their second dose will be due in 12 weeks, and by then we would have received the next consignment of vaccines. I will once again remind those listening that we are advising that all Nigerians who have received their first dose check their vaccination cards for the date of their first dose and ensure that they receive the second dose between 6 – 12 weeks after their 1st dose to gain full protection against COVID-19. Please note that in some cases the location of your second dose may be different from your first dose, so please be sure to confirm this” External link

guardian-ng Tuesday, June 15, 2021 7:26:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “However, we have already started the second dose and we are hoping that in the next few weeks we will get additional vaccines that will cover other Nigerians,” External link

pulse Thursday, June 3, 2021 12:46:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “About 70 per cent of the total population needs to receive the COVID-19 vaccines to completely eradicate the virus,” External link

premiumtimesng Tuesday, May 25, 2021 11:21:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib added : “Additionally, the United States announced it will donate 20 million vaccine doses by the end of June to the COVAX scheme,” External link

tribuneonlineng Tuesday, May 25, 2021 11:11:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “So, we have brought this into our programme to make sure that there is equity as regards the vaccine,” External link

punchng Friday, May 14, 2021 3:30:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “These meetings, as I had mentioned during our last briefing, allow us to receive reports from the sub-national level on how the campaigns are proceeding, what challenges they face, and how we can proactively anticipate and resolve any impending challenges,” External link

premiumtimesng Tuesday, May 11, 2021 2:40:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “The federal government has signed off to receive up to 29.8 million doses of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccines through the African Union platform,” External link

premiumtimesng Tuesday, April 27, 2021 12:03:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “About 70 per cent of the total population needs to receive the COVID-19 vaccines to completely eradicate the virus,” External link

premiumtimesng Thursday, April 22, 2021 8:59:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “Out of over a million persons given the Oxford/AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine in Nigeria, 8,439 persons have suffered mild adverse events following immunisation (AEFI), and 52 persons moderate to severe adverse events on receiving the jab,” “While the mild reactions include body pains and swelling, the moderate to severe adverse events presented were fever, vomiting, diarrhoea, headaches, dizziness and allergic reactions” External link

onlinenigeria Saturday, April 17, 2021 2:20:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “Out of over a million persons given the Oxford/AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine in Nigeria, 8,439 persons have suffered mild adverse events following immunization (AEFI), and 52 persons moderate to severe adverse events on receiving the jab,” External link

dailytimes-NG Saturday, April 17, 2021 12:57:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "We now live in a global village, before you know it, the infection will go across to even developed countries. So from a scientific point of view it really doesn't make sense to hold on to vaccines when there is no equity and fairness in the distribution globally," External link

ecns Monday, April 12, 2021 10:28:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "So, if we are going to eradicate Covid-19 as one global community than it is important that every community has access to these vaccines. The virus doesn't know any borders," External link

cnbc Wednesday, April 7, 2021 7:09:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "We now live in a global village, before you know it, the infection will go across to even developed countries. So from a scientific point of view it really doesn't make sense to hold on to vaccines when there is no equity and fairness in the distribution globally," External link

cnbc Wednesday, April 7, 2021 7:09:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “You cannot take the AstraZeneca on your left and Johnson & Johnson on the right. Both have to be doses of AstraZeneca” External link

dailypost Wednesday, April 7, 2021 8:59:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “We’re hoping that we’ll be able to get up to 70 million doses of the Johnson & Johnson this year. This is yet to be finalised but these are some of the advanced conversations that are going on between Nigeria and the African Union,” “Some of the allocations that we were supposed to get for the AstraZeneca will be replaced by the Johnson and Johnson,” External link

vanguardngr Thursday, April 1, 2021 11:49:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “the vaccine roll-out will be in four phases, starting with health workers, frontline workers, COVID-19 rapid response team, laboratory network, policemen, petrol station workers and strategic leaders,” External link

premiumtimesng Wednesday, March 31, 2021 11:18:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib added : “We are fully prepared to receive and deliver the vaccine to eligible Nigerians as we have commenced the training of health workers and ensured that cold chain facilities are ready at all levels. We have a robust cold chain system that can store all types of COVID-19 vaccine in accordance with the required temperature. We are therefore confident that we will have a very effective roll-out of the vaccine, starting with our critical healthcare workers, who are in the frontline in providing the care we all need,” External link

authorityngr Tuesday, March 30, 2021 1:32:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “the vaccine roll-out will be in four phases, starting with health workers, frontline workers, COVID-19 rapid response team, laboratory network, policemen, petrol station workers and strategic leaders,” External link

premiumtimesng Sunday, March 28, 2021 11:49:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “the vaccine roll-out will be in four phases, starting with health workers, frontline workers, COVID-19 rapid response team, laboratory network, policemen, petrol station workers and strategic leaders,” External link

premiumtimesng Friday, March 26, 2021 10:15:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said ( about Kogi State ) : “Zamfara has started on Tuesday, Oyo will soon start, we are in talks with Kogi State. We are hopeful that all stakeholders will support the vaccination” External link

thenationonlineng Wednesday, March 24, 2021 6:47:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said ( about Kogi State ) : “Kogi State was not supplied with the vaccines because their cold store is still under repairs following vandalisation during the EndSARS protest,” External link

premiumtimesng Wednesday, March 24, 2021 12:49:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib added : "Phase 4 – Other eligible population as vaccines become available," External link

pulse Tuesday, March 23, 2021 12:53:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "We cannot just dismiss the skepticism," External link

nationmultimedia Sunday, March 21, 2021 4:28:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib says : “there is a need for tight security around the vaccines in the states to avoid being vandalized by hoodlums. There was a plan to commence weekly record of a dashboard showing level and efficacy of the inoculation by the end of Monday, March 15, 2021” External link

pulse Friday, March 19, 2021 2:47:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib says : “We will continue to use all available channels and media to enlighten the public and provide clarifications where necessary,” External link

reliefWeb Friday, March 19, 2021 12:27:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “We are working closely with NAFDAC to monitor any unusual adverse reaction to the vaccine. In addition to other measures that we have outlined for the vaccine to roll out, NAFDAC has introduced a safety app for people to download and install on their phones,” External link

onlinenigeria Tuesday, March 16, 2021 4:11:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib explained : “Mild side effects such as swelling on the site of the vaccination is expected, as this is normal,” External link

onlinenigeria Tuesday, March 16, 2021 4:11:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib explained : “Of course, mild side effect including pain and swelling on the side of the vaccination are expected. This is normal with any vaccination. We are working closely with NAFDAC to monitor any of those adverse reaction to the vaccine,” External link

authorityngr Tuesday, March 16, 2021 9:31:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “All things being equal, the delivery of the vaccines will be completed tomorrow,” External link

premiumtimesng Tuesday, March 9, 2021 1:23:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib added : “So it is not correct to say that the federal government is going to be expending N10.6 billion to transport vaccines to the state. That is incredulous,” External link

pulse Sunday, March 7, 2021 12:37:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib added : “So it is not correct to say that the federal government is going to be expending N10.6 billion to transport vaccines to the state. That is incredulous,” External link

onlinenigeria Sunday, March 7, 2021 8:46:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “Phase 2 – Older adults aged 50 years and above. Those with co-morbidities aged 18 – 49 years of age,” External link

premiumtimesng Saturday, March 6, 2021 10:12:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "Our frontline workers deserve the same protection as their peers in Europe and North America and that's our priority for phase one," External link

modernghana Friday, March 5, 2021 11:46:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "Our teams have done an enormous amount of work to prepare for vaccine arrival... we know how to do this," External link

modernghana Friday, March 5, 2021 11:46:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “To register for COVID-19 vaccination, visit our website nphcda.gov.ng and click on ‘COVID-19 Vaccination e-registration,” External link

premiumtimesng Friday, March 5, 2021 8:52:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “To register for COVID-19 vaccination, visit our website nphcda.gov.ng and click on ‘COVID-19 Vaccination e-registration,” External link

premiumtimesng Friday, March 5, 2021 6:35:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “Our frontline workers deserve the same protection as their peers in Europe and North America and that’s our priority for phase one,” External link

ngrguardiannews Friday, March 5, 2021 6:19:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “Our teams have done an enormous amount of work to prepare for vaccine arrival… we know how to do this,” External link

ngrguardiannews Friday, March 5, 2021 6:19:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “Our frontline workers deserve the same protection as their peers in Europe and North America and that’s our priority for phase one,” External link

guardian-ng Friday, March 5, 2021 5:59:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “Our teams have done an enormous amount of work to prepare for vaccine arrival… we know how to do this,” External link

guardian-ng Friday, March 5, 2021 5:59:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "Our frontline workers deserve the same protection as their peers in Europe and North America and that's our priority for phase one," External link

afp-en Friday, March 5, 2021 5:13:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "Our teams have done an enormous amount of work to prepare for vaccine arrival... we know how to do this," External link

afp-en Friday, March 5, 2021 5:13:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “In less than 24 hours, 2.3 million Nigerians have registered to take the vaccines and the numbers keep increasing,” External link

guardian-ng Friday, March 5, 2021 2:29:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "The plan is to vaccinate the frontline health workers that work in the treatment center of the National Hospital," "After that, the plan is to vaccinate the president, vice president and strategic leaders on Saturday," External link

sinacom-en Thursday, March 4, 2021 10:17:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib added : "We are hopeful that when Nigerians see leaders like the president and vice president take this vaccine, it will increase their confidence around the safety of the vaccines," External link

sinacom-en Thursday, March 4, 2021 10:17:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib déclaré : "L'objectif est de vacciner les agents de santé de première ligne qui travaillent au centre de traitement de l'Hôpital national" External link

french.china.org.cn Thursday, March 4, 2021 9:59:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib ajouté : "Nous espérons que lorsque les Nigérians verront des dirigeants tels que le président et le vice-président recevoir leur injection, cela les convaincra que les vaccins sont sûrs" External link

french.china.org.cn Thursday, March 4, 2021 9:59:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "The plan is to vaccinate the frontline health workers that work in the treatment center of the National Hospital," "After that, the plan is to vaccinate the president, vice president and strategic leaders on Saturday," External link

xinhuanet_en Thursday, March 4, 2021 8:47:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib added : "We are hopeful that when Nigerians see leaders like the president and vice president take this vaccine, it will increase their confidence around the safety of the vaccines," External link

xinhuanet_en Thursday, March 4, 2021 8:47:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib told : “As the vaccines arrive in batches due to limited supply we will inform Nigerians about who and where to receive the vaccine,” External link

africanewswire Thursday, March 4, 2021 11:39:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “Around midday on Monday when we launched the e-registration platform, in less than 24 hours, we already had up to 2.3m Nigerians who had registered. And that number continues to increase,” External link

dailypost Thursday, March 4, 2021 11:01:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib maintained : “I will tell you categorically that we have not allotted these vaccines to the rich people or to the people in the urban areas, absolutely not. Mr President has been very clear,” External link

channelstv Thursday, March 4, 2021 9:50:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “Around midday on Monday when we launched the e-registration platform, in less than 24 hours, we already had up to 2.3m Nigerians who had registered. And that number continues to increase,” External link

dailypost Thursday, March 4, 2021 9:01:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib told : “As the vaccines arrive in batches due to limited supply we will inform Nigerians about who and where to receive the vaccine,” External link

kuwaittimes Wednesday, March 3, 2021 7:16:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib prévenu : "Des efforts soutenus de l’agence nationale [chargée de la santé publique] et de la communauté internationale ont permis d’arriver à l’éradication du fléau, notamment dans le nord du Nigeria, mais ce serait suicidaire d’arrêter les programmations de vaccination" External link

APS Thursday, August 27, 2020 5:13:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib disse : "A conquista evidentemente não teria sido possível sem as estratégias adotadas contra a pólio e contra outras doenças preveníveis por vacinação" External link

uol Wednesday, August 21, 2019 9:37:00 PM EAT



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Faisal Shuaib said : “We have seen a situation where over 4,000 PHCs have been renovated but the president’s idea is just about renovation of primary healthcare centres or building new ones, what he flagged off in 2017 was a noble idea to make this primary healthcare centres functional and making sure that they have the right human resource compliments and the drugs to deliver quality and affordable healthcare to Nigerians,” External link

thisdayonline Monday, November 21, 2022 6:17:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "COVID-19 is still very active, and there is a need for Nigerians to get vaccinated and stay safe," External link

xinhuanet_en Thursday, November 3, 2022 4:28:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “Making this remarkable progress amidst persistent disinformation and low-risk perception has been possible because of the significant support we have received from our development partners, including United Parcel Services (UPS)” External link

tribuneonlineng Thursday, October 20, 2022 2:46:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “As of 23rd August 2022, Nigeria has successfully vaccinated 41,235,148 of its eligible population with the first dose and this represents 36.9 per cent of its eligible population. The number of eligible persons who are fully vaccinated currently stands at 29,052,850. Therefore, the proportion of the total eligible population that have been fully vaccinated in Nigeria is 26 per cent,” External link

leadership Friday, August 26, 2022 5:19:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “Introduction of RotaVirus vaccine is a big investment due to its substantial economic impact and number of lives that the country is going to save from the introduction. It is projected that while reducing the associated morbidity and mortality from the Rotavirus infections, the RotaVirus vaccine introduction has the potential to avert over 110,000 deaths over a 10-year period” External link

thisdayonline Monday, August 22, 2022 8:40:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “So, HPV vaccines will be introduced in phases into the routine immunisation schedule for girls at nine years from May 2023,” External link

ngrguardiannews Friday, June 24, 2022 7:32:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “It is not possible to predict every individual who might have a mild or serious reaction to a vaccine, although there are a few contraindications to some vaccines. By following contraindications the risk of serious adverse effects can be minimised,” External link

ngrguardiannews Friday, June 24, 2022 7:32:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “This change is possible, it’s realistic. We have a deeply flawed and inadequate health system in Nigeria and people are dying because of it. But current challenges can be solved through public-private cooperation in fundraising and execution of the Reimagining PHC programme. Together, we can create monumental impact,” External link

authorityngr Sunday, May 8, 2022 10:07:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “Although the figures may look scary, it is a demonstration that our surveillance system is effective, reliable and also means that if there is an Wild Polio Virus in circulation, it would have been detected,” External link

authorityngr Saturday, April 30, 2022 9:12:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “This change is possible, it’s realistic. We have a deeply flawed and inadequate health system in Nigeria and people are dying because of it. But current challenges can be solved through public-private cooperation in fundraising and execution of the Reimagining PHC programme. Together, we can create monumental impact,” External link

authorityngr Friday, March 25, 2022 9:08:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “It’s important to emphasize that the private sector has increasingly assumed a critical role in achieving social development goals, and we are grateful that they believe in this programme as much as we do,” External link

tribuneonlineng Wednesday, March 16, 2022 2:12:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “Although the figures may look scary, it is a demonstration that our surveillance system is effective, reliable and also means that if there is an Wild Polio Virus in circulation, it would have been detected,” External link

authorityngr Monday, March 14, 2022 10:52:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib stated : “Executive secretaries must work with commissioners to improve COVID-19 vaccination and routine immunisation. The infighting between commissioners and executive secretaries is not helping the programme,” External link

punchng Thursday, February 3, 2022 6:35:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “We use this opportunity to reiterate the importance of parents and caregivers bringing their children for routine immunization against vaccine preventable diseases,” External link

leadership Friday, January 14, 2022 9:41:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “Yes, despite all the challenges, the health sector in Nigeria has yielded significant socio-economic gains in lives saved and enhanced economic productivity. Remember, Nigeria has successfully eradicated poliomyelitis and certified polio free in August 2020 through unrelenting vaccination of children across the country. As a result, the entire African continent is now free of wild poliovirus. There is reliable evidence indicating that up to 69,164 maternal deaths were averted and another 16,933 maternal deaths were averted through contraceptive use. The country also averted 255,792 neonatal deaths and saved over 1.6 million children under the age of five years” External link

guardian-ng Thursday, January 6, 2022 7:30:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “If we are going to overcome this COVID-19 pandemic, we have to do better job of ensuring better supply of the COVID-19 vaccines,” “No country will be able to eradicate COVID-19 ... until all countries are able to eradicate it” External link

kxxv Saturday, December 25, 2021 9:58:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "When these vaccines were offered to us we knew that they had a short shelf-life, but we were living in an environment where the supply of Covid-19 vaccines was very scarce," External link

france24-en Saturday, December 25, 2021 3:24:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “Now that we have over 10 million Nigerians that have been vaccinated, there is ample evidence that these vaccines do not cause you die immediately after you take them. These vaccines don’t make you magnetic, these vaccines don’t make you become a robot, these vaccines do not do all of the crazy things they say happen to you because you have taken the vaccines,” External link

africanewswire Friday, December 24, 2021 3:54:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "When these vaccines were offered to us, we knew that they had a short shelf-life," External link

terradaily Thursday, December 23, 2021 3:33:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "If we are going to overcome this COVID-19 pandemic, we have to do better job of ensuring better supply of the COVID-19 vaccines," "No country will be able to eradicate COVID-19 ... until all countries are able to eradicate it" External link

thehimalayantimes Thursday, December 23, 2021 1:56:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "We have successfully withdrawn 1,066,214 doses of expired AstraZeneca vaccines. We have kept our promise to be transparent to Nigerians. The destruction today is an opportunity for Nigerians to have faith in our vaccination program," External link

irishsun Thursday, December 23, 2021 10:12:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "The work that we do is the work that requires trust. It is a sacred trust that has been bestowed on us by the generality of Nigerians," "A few months ago, when these vaccines were offered to us, we knew that they had a short shelf life. But we were living in an environment where the supply of COVID-19 vaccines was very scarce" External link

xinhuanet_en Thursday, December 23, 2021 2:37:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "If we are going to overcome this COVID-19 pandemic, we have to do better job of ensuring better supply of the COVID-19 vaccines," "No country will be able to eradicate COVID-19 … until all countries are able to eradicate it" External link

voanews Thursday, December 23, 2021 2:21:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “When these vaccines were offered to us, we knew that they had a short shelf-life,” External link

news_com_au Thursday, December 23, 2021 1:56:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “If we are going to overcome this COVID-19 pandemic, we have to do better job of ensuring better supply of the COVID-19 vaccines,” “No country will be able to eradicate COVID-19 … until all countries are able to eradicate it” External link

HonululuAdvertiser Thursday, December 23, 2021 1:53:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “We have successfully withdrawn about 1,066,214 doses of expired AstraZeneca vaccines,” External link

gulf-times Thursday, December 23, 2021 12:14:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib explique : "Nous n'avions pas d'autre choix que d'accepter ces vaccins à courte durée de conservation car on souhaite protéger nos citoyens contre le COVID-19" External link

AfricaNews-French Thursday, December 23, 2021 12:03:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "If we are going to overcome this COVID-19 pandemic, we have to do better job of ensuring better supply of the COVID-19 vaccines," "No country will be able to eradicate COVID-19 ... until all countries are able to eradicate it" External link

foxnews Thursday, December 23, 2021 12:00:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "We had developed countries that procured these vaccines and hoarded them," "At the point they were about to expire, they offered them for donation" External link

newsweek-USA Wednesday, December 22, 2021 11:54:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "If we are going to overcome this COVID-19 pandemic, we have to do better job of ensuring better supply of the COVID-19 vaccines," "No country will be able to eradicate COVID-19 ... until all countries are able to eradicate it" External link

newsweek-USA Wednesday, December 22, 2021 11:54:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "If we are going to overcome this COVID-19 pandemic, we have to do better job of ensuring better supply of the COVID-19 vaccines," "No country will be able to eradicate COVID-19 ... until all countries are able to eradicate it" External link

portstephensexaminer Wednesday, December 22, 2021 11:48:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “When these vaccines were offered to us, we knew that they had a short shelf-life,” External link

news_com_au Wednesday, December 22, 2021 11:40:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “When these vaccines were offered to us, we knew that they had a short shelf-life,” External link

kuwaittimes Wednesday, December 22, 2021 11:39:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "If we are going to overcome this COVID-19 pandemic, we have to do better job of ensuring better supply of the COVID-19 vaccines," "No country will be able to eradicate COVID-19 ... until all countries are able to eradicate it" External link

dailyadvertiser Wednesday, December 22, 2021 11:36:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said ( about The UK ) : "We have successfully withdrawn 1,066,214 doses of expired AstraZeneca vaccines. We have kept our promise to be transparent to Nigerians. The destruction today is an opportunity for Nigerians to have faith in our vaccination programme," External link

telegraph Wednesday, December 22, 2021 11:29:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "If we are going to overcome this COVID-19 pandemic, we have to do better job of ensuring better supply of the COVID-19 vaccines," "No country will be able to eradicate COVID-19 ... until all countries are able to eradicate it" External link

yahoo-au Wednesday, December 22, 2021 11:27:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "If we are going to overcome this COVID-19 pandemic, we have to do better job of ensuring better supply of the COVID-19 vaccines," "No country will be able to eradicate COVID-19 ... until all countries are able to eradicate it" External link

startribune Wednesday, December 22, 2021 11:11:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “If we are going to overcome this COVID-19 pandemic, we have to do better job of ensuring better supply of the COVID-19 vaccines,” “No country will be able to eradicate COVID-19 … until all countries are able to eradicate it” External link

wivb Wednesday, December 22, 2021 10:46:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "If we are going to overcome this Covid-19 pandemic, we have to do better job of ensuring better supply of the Covid-19 vaccines," "No country will be able to eradicate Covid-19 ... until all countries are able to eradicate it" External link

khaleejtimes Wednesday, December 22, 2021 10:36:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “If we are going to overcome this COVID-19 pandemic, we have to do better job of ensuring better supply of the COVID-19 vaccines,” “No country will be able to eradicate COVID-19 … until all countries are able to eradicate it” External link

ChinaPost Wednesday, December 22, 2021 9:54:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “We have successfully withdrawn 1,066,214 doses of expired AstraZeneca vaccines. We have kept our promise to be transparent to Nigerians. The destruction today is an opportunity for Nigerians to have faith in our vaccination programme,” External link

aljazeera-en Wednesday, December 22, 2021 9:17:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "When these vaccines were offered to us, we knew that they had a short shelf-life," External link

afp-en Wednesday, December 22, 2021 8:39:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "When these vaccines were offered to us, we knew that they had a short shelf-life," External link

ibtimes Wednesday, December 22, 2021 8:05:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “We have successfully withdrawn 1,066,214 doses of expired AstraZeneca vaccines. We have kept our promise to be transparent to Nigerians. The destruction today is an opportunity for Nigerians to have faith in our vaccination programme,” External link

businessday Wednesday, December 22, 2021 7:30:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “We have successfully withdrawn 1,066,214 doses of expired AstraZeneca vaccines. We have kept our promise to be transparent to Nigerians. The destruction today is an opportunity for Nigerians to have faith in our vaccination programme,” External link

wsau Wednesday, December 22, 2021 6:52:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib noted : “The work that we do is the work that requires trust. It is a sacred trust that has been bestowed on us by the generalizing generality of Nigerians and hold that trust to be true. And we pride that trust very jealously. This is why today, we are destroying these vaccines that have expired” External link

tribuneonlineng Wednesday, December 22, 2021 6:26:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "We have successfully withdrawn 1,066,214 doses of expired AstraZeneca vaccines. We have kept our promise to be transparent to Nigerians. The destruction today is an opportunity for Nigerians to have faith in our vaccination programme," External link

reuters-en Wednesday, December 22, 2021 5:28:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "We're working with NAFDAC (National Agency for Food, Drug Administration and Control) to schedule a date for when this destruction will take place," "There are protocols that NAFDAC and Abuja environmental protection agency will have to go through" External link

voanews Tuesday, December 14, 2021 7:31:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "The presidential steering committee has also stated that Nigeria will no longer accept vaccines with short shelf lives as they not only exert undue pressure on the health system but also on the people," External link

voanews Tuesday, December 14, 2021 7:31:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “Today, Thursday, December 9th, 2021, 7,361,810 Nigerians have received the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine and this represents 6.6% of the eligible population,” “3,846,762 eligible Nigerians have received their second doses and are fully vaccinated against the virus representing 3.4% of the eligible population” External link

channelstv Monday, December 13, 2021 5:45:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “Following the detection of the Omicron variant of COVID-19 in Nigeria, the Federal Government reviewed the country’s vaccination programme and resolved to introduce the booster dose using the Pfizer Bio-N-Tech vaccine across the country as this will take effect as from tomorrow, Friday the 10th of December 2021” External link

tribuneonlineng Thursday, December 9, 2021 5:07:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “Time interval of two months or more after receiving the Johnson and Johnson vaccine,” External link

pulse Sunday, December 5, 2021 2:12:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “It will be difficult to recover from all of these adversities if we do not take aggressive measures to control COVID-19 in the shortest possible time. For this reason, NPHCDA, in collaboration with the Federal Ministry of Health and the Presidential Steering Committee on COVID-19, has initiated the COVID-19 Mass Vaccination Campaign. The idea of a mass vaccination campaign is to quickly increase the number of the fully vaccinated eligible populations in Nigeria, thereby rapidly moving towards achieving herd immunity and creating an enabling environment for economic recovery and a return to social normalcy in the country,” External link

tribuneonlineng Wednesday, November 24, 2021 9:39:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “We also have received commitment of 4,953,600 doses of Moderna as donation from US Government through COVAX. These are a few of the doses coming in batches in December and January 2022. We would also like to remind us that the Federal Government procured 39,800,000 doses of J&J COVID-19 vaccine through the AVATT and these have been coming in batches. If you are 18 years and above and unvaccinated, simply walk into the nearest vaccination site to take your COVID-19 vaccine. It is free, safe, effective and protects you, your family and your community. And if you have taken your first dose, check your vaccination card for your due date and ensure you take the second dose for full protection. Almost six million Nigerians have safely taken the vaccines. Six million Nigerians cannot be wrong,” External link

guardian-ng Sunday, November 21, 2021 8:14:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “We would also like to remind us that the Federal Government procured 39,800,000 doses of J&J COVID-19 vaccine through the AVATT and these have been coming in batches” External link

dailytimes-NG Tuesday, November 16, 2021 2:43:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib stated : “To end this pandemic, we must achieve enough level of population immunity when the virus essentially becomes a nuisance and no longer a threat. The only way to achieve this is if eligible persons come out for vaccination and observe the non-pharmaceutical interventions. The COVID-19 vaccines remain the most effective tool against this virus” External link

tribuneonlineng Wednesday, October 20, 2021 7:51:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "With more vaccines arriving in the country, it is my fervent hope that more people will turn up ... so that Nigeria can rapidly progress towards attaining herd immunity," External link

news-yahoo Thursday, October 14, 2021 11:02:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib added : “The goal, as I said is to expand access to COVID-19 vaccines and to ensure rapid and safe vaccine utilization,” External link

tribuneonlineng Wednesday, October 6, 2021 10:22:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib added : “The goal, as I said is to expand access to COVID-19 vaccines and to ensure rapid and safe vaccine utilization,” External link

tribuneonlineng Tuesday, October 5, 2021 8:37:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "We have been inundated with requests by Nigerians to be vaccinated," External link

trust Tuesday, June 15, 2021 7:40:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “This means anyone 18 years and above who has not been vaccinated should visit the nearest vaccination site for the first dose of the AstraZeneca vaccine,” “For such persons, their second dose will be due in 12 weeks, and by then we would have received the next consignment of vaccines. I will once again remind those listening that we are advising that all Nigerians who have received their first dose check their vaccination cards for the date of their first dose and ensure that they receive the second dose between 6 – 12 weeks after their 1st dose to gain full protection against COVID-19. Please note that in some cases the location of your second dose may be different from your first dose, so please be sure to confirm this” External link

guardian-ng Tuesday, June 15, 2021 7:26:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “However, we have already started the second dose and we are hoping that in the next few weeks we will get additional vaccines that will cover other Nigerians,” External link

pulse Thursday, June 3, 2021 12:46:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “About 70 per cent of the total population needs to receive the COVID-19 vaccines to completely eradicate the virus,” External link

premiumtimesng Tuesday, May 25, 2021 11:21:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib added : “Additionally, the United States announced it will donate 20 million vaccine doses by the end of June to the COVAX scheme,” External link

tribuneonlineng Tuesday, May 25, 2021 11:11:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “So, we have brought this into our programme to make sure that there is equity as regards the vaccine,” External link

punchng Friday, May 14, 2021 3:30:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “These meetings, as I had mentioned during our last briefing, allow us to receive reports from the sub-national level on how the campaigns are proceeding, what challenges they face, and how we can proactively anticipate and resolve any impending challenges,” External link

premiumtimesng Tuesday, May 11, 2021 2:40:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “The federal government has signed off to receive up to 29.8 million doses of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccines through the African Union platform,” External link

premiumtimesng Tuesday, April 27, 2021 12:03:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “About 70 per cent of the total population needs to receive the COVID-19 vaccines to completely eradicate the virus,” External link

premiumtimesng Thursday, April 22, 2021 8:59:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “Out of over a million persons given the Oxford/AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine in Nigeria, 8,439 persons have suffered mild adverse events following immunisation (AEFI), and 52 persons moderate to severe adverse events on receiving the jab,” “While the mild reactions include body pains and swelling, the moderate to severe adverse events presented were fever, vomiting, diarrhoea, headaches, dizziness and allergic reactions” External link

onlinenigeria Saturday, April 17, 2021 2:20:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “Out of over a million persons given the Oxford/AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine in Nigeria, 8,439 persons have suffered mild adverse events following immunization (AEFI), and 52 persons moderate to severe adverse events on receiving the jab,” External link

dailytimes-NG Saturday, April 17, 2021 12:57:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "We now live in a global village, before you know it, the infection will go across to even developed countries. So from a scientific point of view it really doesn't make sense to hold on to vaccines when there is no equity and fairness in the distribution globally," External link

ecns Monday, April 12, 2021 10:28:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "So, if we are going to eradicate Covid-19 as one global community than it is important that every community has access to these vaccines. The virus doesn't know any borders," External link

cnbc Wednesday, April 7, 2021 7:09:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "We now live in a global village, before you know it, the infection will go across to even developed countries. So from a scientific point of view it really doesn't make sense to hold on to vaccines when there is no equity and fairness in the distribution globally," External link

cnbc Wednesday, April 7, 2021 7:09:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “You cannot take the AstraZeneca on your left and Johnson & Johnson on the right. Both have to be doses of AstraZeneca” External link

dailypost Wednesday, April 7, 2021 8:59:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “We’re hoping that we’ll be able to get up to 70 million doses of the Johnson & Johnson this year. This is yet to be finalised but these are some of the advanced conversations that are going on between Nigeria and the African Union,” “Some of the allocations that we were supposed to get for the AstraZeneca will be replaced by the Johnson and Johnson,” External link

vanguardngr Thursday, April 1, 2021 11:49:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “the vaccine roll-out will be in four phases, starting with health workers, frontline workers, COVID-19 rapid response team, laboratory network, policemen, petrol station workers and strategic leaders,” External link

premiumtimesng Wednesday, March 31, 2021 11:18:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib added : “We are fully prepared to receive and deliver the vaccine to eligible Nigerians as we have commenced the training of health workers and ensured that cold chain facilities are ready at all levels. We have a robust cold chain system that can store all types of COVID-19 vaccine in accordance with the required temperature. We are therefore confident that we will have a very effective roll-out of the vaccine, starting with our critical healthcare workers, who are in the frontline in providing the care we all need,” External link

authorityngr Tuesday, March 30, 2021 1:32:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “the vaccine roll-out will be in four phases, starting with health workers, frontline workers, COVID-19 rapid response team, laboratory network, policemen, petrol station workers and strategic leaders,” External link

premiumtimesng Sunday, March 28, 2021 11:49:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “the vaccine roll-out will be in four phases, starting with health workers, frontline workers, COVID-19 rapid response team, laboratory network, policemen, petrol station workers and strategic leaders,” External link

premiumtimesng Friday, March 26, 2021 10:15:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said ( about Kogi State ) : “Zamfara has started on Tuesday, Oyo will soon start, we are in talks with Kogi State. We are hopeful that all stakeholders will support the vaccination” External link

thenationonlineng Wednesday, March 24, 2021 6:47:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said ( about Kogi State ) : “Kogi State was not supplied with the vaccines because their cold store is still under repairs following vandalisation during the EndSARS protest,” External link

premiumtimesng Wednesday, March 24, 2021 12:49:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib added : "Phase 4 – Other eligible population as vaccines become available," External link

pulse Tuesday, March 23, 2021 12:53:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "We cannot just dismiss the skepticism," External link

nationmultimedia Sunday, March 21, 2021 4:28:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib says : “there is a need for tight security around the vaccines in the states to avoid being vandalized by hoodlums. There was a plan to commence weekly record of a dashboard showing level and efficacy of the inoculation by the end of Monday, March 15, 2021” External link

pulse Friday, March 19, 2021 2:47:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib says : “We will continue to use all available channels and media to enlighten the public and provide clarifications where necessary,” External link

reliefWeb Friday, March 19, 2021 12:27:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “We are working closely with NAFDAC to monitor any unusual adverse reaction to the vaccine. In addition to other measures that we have outlined for the vaccine to roll out, NAFDAC has introduced a safety app for people to download and install on their phones,” External link

onlinenigeria Tuesday, March 16, 2021 4:11:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib explained : “Mild side effects such as swelling on the site of the vaccination is expected, as this is normal,” External link

onlinenigeria Tuesday, March 16, 2021 4:11:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib explained : “Of course, mild side effect including pain and swelling on the side of the vaccination are expected. This is normal with any vaccination. We are working closely with NAFDAC to monitor any of those adverse reaction to the vaccine,” External link

authorityngr Tuesday, March 16, 2021 9:31:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “All things being equal, the delivery of the vaccines will be completed tomorrow,” External link

premiumtimesng Tuesday, March 9, 2021 1:23:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib added : “So it is not correct to say that the federal government is going to be expending N10.6 billion to transport vaccines to the state. That is incredulous,” External link

pulse Sunday, March 7, 2021 12:37:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib added : “So it is not correct to say that the federal government is going to be expending N10.6 billion to transport vaccines to the state. That is incredulous,” External link

onlinenigeria Sunday, March 7, 2021 8:46:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “Phase 2 – Older adults aged 50 years and above. Those with co-morbidities aged 18 – 49 years of age,” External link

premiumtimesng Saturday, March 6, 2021 10:12:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "Our frontline workers deserve the same protection as their peers in Europe and North America and that's our priority for phase one," External link

modernghana Friday, March 5, 2021 11:46:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "Our teams have done an enormous amount of work to prepare for vaccine arrival... we know how to do this," External link

modernghana Friday, March 5, 2021 11:46:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “To register for COVID-19 vaccination, visit our website nphcda.gov.ng and click on ‘COVID-19 Vaccination e-registration,” External link

premiumtimesng Friday, March 5, 2021 8:52:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “To register for COVID-19 vaccination, visit our website nphcda.gov.ng and click on ‘COVID-19 Vaccination e-registration,” External link

premiumtimesng Friday, March 5, 2021 6:35:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “Our frontline workers deserve the same protection as their peers in Europe and North America and that’s our priority for phase one,” External link

ngrguardiannews Friday, March 5, 2021 6:19:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “Our teams have done an enormous amount of work to prepare for vaccine arrival… we know how to do this,” External link

ngrguardiannews Friday, March 5, 2021 6:19:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “Our frontline workers deserve the same protection as their peers in Europe and North America and that’s our priority for phase one,” External link

guardian-ng Friday, March 5, 2021 5:59:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “Our teams have done an enormous amount of work to prepare for vaccine arrival… we know how to do this,” External link

guardian-ng Friday, March 5, 2021 5:59:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "Our frontline workers deserve the same protection as their peers in Europe and North America and that's our priority for phase one," External link

afp-en Friday, March 5, 2021 5:13:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "Our teams have done an enormous amount of work to prepare for vaccine arrival... we know how to do this," External link

afp-en Friday, March 5, 2021 5:13:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “In less than 24 hours, 2.3 million Nigerians have registered to take the vaccines and the numbers keep increasing,” External link

guardian-ng Friday, March 5, 2021 2:29:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "The plan is to vaccinate the frontline health workers that work in the treatment center of the National Hospital," "After that, the plan is to vaccinate the president, vice president and strategic leaders on Saturday," External link

sinacom-en Thursday, March 4, 2021 10:17:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib added : "We are hopeful that when Nigerians see leaders like the president and vice president take this vaccine, it will increase their confidence around the safety of the vaccines," External link

sinacom-en Thursday, March 4, 2021 10:17:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib déclaré : "L'objectif est de vacciner les agents de santé de première ligne qui travaillent au centre de traitement de l'Hôpital national" External link

french.china.org.cn Thursday, March 4, 2021 9:59:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib ajouté : "Nous espérons que lorsque les Nigérians verront des dirigeants tels que le président et le vice-président recevoir leur injection, cela les convaincra que les vaccins sont sûrs" External link

french.china.org.cn Thursday, March 4, 2021 9:59:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : "The plan is to vaccinate the frontline health workers that work in the treatment center of the National Hospital," "After that, the plan is to vaccinate the president, vice president and strategic leaders on Saturday," External link

xinhuanet_en Thursday, March 4, 2021 8:47:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib added : "We are hopeful that when Nigerians see leaders like the president and vice president take this vaccine, it will increase their confidence around the safety of the vaccines," External link

xinhuanet_en Thursday, March 4, 2021 8:47:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib told : “As the vaccines arrive in batches due to limited supply we will inform Nigerians about who and where to receive the vaccine,” External link

africanewswire Thursday, March 4, 2021 11:39:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “Around midday on Monday when we launched the e-registration platform, in less than 24 hours, we already had up to 2.3m Nigerians who had registered. And that number continues to increase,” External link

dailypost Thursday, March 4, 2021 11:01:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib maintained : “I will tell you categorically that we have not allotted these vaccines to the rich people or to the people in the urban areas, absolutely not. Mr President has been very clear,” External link

channelstv Thursday, March 4, 2021 9:50:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib said : “Around midday on Monday when we launched the e-registration platform, in less than 24 hours, we already had up to 2.3m Nigerians who had registered. And that number continues to increase,” External link

dailypost Thursday, March 4, 2021 9:01:00 AM EAT

Faisal Shuaib told : “As the vaccines arrive in batches due to limited supply we will inform Nigerians about who and where to receive the vaccine,” External link

kuwaittimes Wednesday, March 3, 2021 7:16:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib prévenu : "Des efforts soutenus de l’agence nationale [chargée de la santé publique] et de la communauté internationale ont permis d’arriver à l’éradication du fléau, notamment dans le nord du Nigeria, mais ce serait suicidaire d’arrêter les programmations de vaccination" External link

APS Thursday, August 27, 2020 5:13:00 PM EAT

Faisal Shuaib disse : "A conquista evidentemente não teria sido possível sem as estratégias adotadas contra a pólio e contra outras doenças preveníveis por vacinação" External link

uol Wednesday, August 21, 2019 9:37:00 PM EAT



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