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COVID-19: Ikpeazu extols Abia-born physician, Ogbuagu for being a part of vaccine analysis

The Governor of Abia State, Dr. Okizi Ikebizu, praised the contributions of Dr. Onima Ojbwago, an APIA-born assistant professor of medication at Yale College College of Medication.

The governor, in a tweet on his Twitter account on Sunday, described Ogbuagu, “the dual son of Professor Chipuzzo Ogbuagu, former Vice President of Abia State College, Uturu (ABSU) and former Secretary of the Abia State Authorities (SSG)” as “one of many main lights on this planet who Newly Found and Globally Celebrated Pfizer Vaccine Towards COVID-19. "

In accordance with him, his authorities will proceed to rejoice these uncommon accomplishments of Abians in all places to behave as an incentive for others to embrace dedication and prosperity in no matter reliable subject of life they select.

“Dr Onima Ojbwago, a Nigerian born in Abia is without doubt one of the main lights within the world-famous Pfizer vaccine in opposition to COVID-19.

“ He’s one in all many Abia residents who proceed to delight ourselves on us as a folks and strengthen my authorities's perception in creativity and talent And the distinctive competence of our folks in serving humanity by sacrificing it, saving it from every little thing that destroys it, and producing items and providers that make life extra snug and handy to dwell.

“So I’m. Not stunned that this twin son of Professor Chipuzu Ogboago, who was himself the Vice-Chancellor of Abia State College, Uturu (ABSU) and a former Secretary of the Abia State Authorities (SSG), was amongst those that led the group that found Now the well-known COVID-19 vaccine that can positively save thousands and thousands of lives particularly now {that a} second wave of illness has already swept components of the world.

“Dr Onyema Ogbuagu is the principal investigator at Yale College in a number of medical trials of each healing and preventive measures for COVID-19. Together with remdesivir (now FDA accredited), the mix remedy leronlimab & remdesivir & tocilizumab plus a Pfizer / BioNTech vaccine trial.

“As Abians, Ndigbo, and Nigerians generally, we rejoice this with our son, Assistant Professor of Medication, within the Path of Physician, Educator and Director of HIV Medical Trials Program for Yale AIDS Program, Infectious Illnesses Division of Yale College School of Medication.

” On our half as a authorities, we’ll proceed to rejoice not solely such uncommon achievements made by our folks in all places to behave as a motivation for others to embrace dedication and prosperity in any reliable subject of legislation by which they select to dwell.

“We will even proceed to create and enhance the training and entrepreneurship surroundings for the sake of prosperity within the nation and donate to the world extra women and men who’re uncomfortable and unconvinced and never overwhelmed by any challenges and duties going through them for options; Abyan with the perseverance spirit and the power to work devoted to creating a greater world for all ".