Government Secretary and Head of Combating COVID-19, Boss Mustapha, said in a statement to the press that from December 1, public employees will be asked to have a COVID-19 vaccine card or a negative PCR test result within 72 hours in order to enter their workplaces.
Stating that employees who do not show their vaccination card or PCR test result will not be allowed to enter their workplace, Mustapha said, “Soon, an appropriate recommendation and circular will be published across the service to guide the process.” said.
More than 200,000 people have been infected with the virus
In Nigeria, the most populous country in Africa, 208 thousand 153 people have been infected with the virus since the beginning of the epidemic, 195 thousand 936 of them regained their health and 2 thousand 756 people died.
More than 7.5 million people were vaccinated in the mass vaccination campaign in Nigeria, which started on 5 March.