The Kogi state government has commenced vaccination of residents against COVID-19 in the state.
This comes one month after the federal government launched the exercise.
Kogi is the last of the 36 states of the Federation and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) to commence the exercise.
The Commissioner for Health in Kogi, Haruna Saka assured residents that nobody would be deprived of taking the vaccine jab.
He stated that the government will not compel any individual in Kogi to take the vaccine, stressing that it would only be administered at individual’s request.