At a UNICEF Media dialogue, Communications Specialist Dr Geoffrey Njoku, has called on Journalist to utilize Data Journalism skills to encourage Nigerians to get vaccinated for the COVID-19 vaccine.
He made the disclosure at a 2 day media dialogue on demand creation for COVID-19.
He charged Journalists to be fully engaged in media advocacy that will support demand creation for COVID-19 vaccine.
Prof Umaru A Pate, Vice Chancellor of Federal University Kashere Gombe State, said there is need for the media to debunk rumours and conspiracy theories around COVID-19 vaccine.
Many Nigerians are still hesitating to take the vaccine, including participants form different states of the country.