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12 09, 2018

Katsina LGA immunizes 60,989 children against polio

No fewer than 60,989 children under five years were immunised against polio in Maiadua Local Government Area of Katsina State. Malam Alhassan Danjuma, the council’s Director of Primary Health Care, disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of [...]

5 09, 2018

GAVI extends vaccine support till 2028

Health minister Dr. Isaac Adewole has praised the Global Alliance for Vaccine Initiative for extending its support for immunisation in Nigeria till 2028. The extension means GAVI will continue to part-fund immunisation for another 10 years. Dr. Adewole who met [...]

25 07, 2018

Kwara Govt. Inaugurate Maternal, Newborn Child Health Week

Kwara Government on Monday launched the maternal, newborn and child health week for pregnant mothers and children with immunisation against childhood killer diseases. Declaring the five-day Health Week open, the state Commissioner for Health, Alhaji Usman Rifun, explained that the [...]