COVID-19 Vaccine policies for pregnant and lactating people worldwide.

Nigeria

As of 12/30/2021 Nigeria's position on Covid-19 vaccination while pregnant is not recommended but with exceptions, and its position on vaccination while lactating is permitted.

200,963,599

Population

5.317

Birth rate

Lower middle

Income level

Sub-Saharan Africa

Region

Pregnancy

Most permissive recommendation across all vaccines in country.

Lactation

Permitted
Most permissive recommendation across all vaccines in country.

Vaccines

Name (Click to sort Descending) Other names (Click to clear sorting) Administered (Click to sort Ascending) Pregnancy (Click to sort Ascending) Lactation (Click to sort Ascending) Other countries (Click to sort Ascending)
Oxford-AstraZeneca Vaxzevria, CovishieldAZD1222187

Resources & guidance

Federal Ministry of Health

Public Health Authority
Most recently reviewed by us on 2021-12-30
No documents available.
Most recently reviewed by us on 2021-12-30
Document type (Click to sort Ascending) Vaccines (Click to clear sorting) Pregnancy (Click to sort Ascending) Lactation (Click to sort Ascending)
Date
(Click to sort Ascending)
(Click to clear sorting)
Official social media post
(none specified)
2021-04-22
Official social media post
(none specified)
2021-03-24
FAQ
(none specified)
2021-01-06

Legend

Permitted
Permitted with qualifications
Not recommended
No position found