Olorunnimbe Mamora, the Minister of State for Health, has tell Nigerians that the COVID-19 vaccination will not be forced on Nigerians.
The minister disclosed this during an interview with Arise TV when he asked if the vaccines will be mandatory in Nigeria, he said;
“Nothing will be made mandatory. It’s optional. The choice is yours. Nobody will be forced to take any vaccine”
He was further asked if it might become mandatory in the future, the minister said; “If that happens, it would not be a decision of Nigeria.”
He further said, just as people can’t travel to some countries without having the Yellow Card certificate, countries might have to start demanding for COVID-19 vaccination certificate before allowing outsiders in.