Bukhari Reacts to 90% Effectiveness of Pfizer’s COVID-19 Vaccine
President Muhammadu Bukhari hailed the first effective vaccine against coronavirus after a successful phase of human trials.
The president, who called the development a milestone in medical progress, warned that the world must unite to facilitate access and fair distribution of these vaccines to protect people in all countries.
Bukhari reiterated his previous call that “only a vaccine of people centered on equality and solidarity can protect all of humanity and make our societies function safely again. A bold international agreement cannot wait. “
I welcome the news that the coronavirus vaccine has been shown to be 90% effective in clinical trials. This is an important milestone. The world now needs to work hard to ensure equitable access to and distribution of these vaccines to protect people in ALL countries.