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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 [...]

29 06, 2018

FCTA to Immunize 817,000 children against Polio

The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Primary Health Care Development Board says it is targeting 816,978 children for June round of Immuniszation against Polio in the territory. The Executive Secretary of the board, Dr. Rilwanu Mohammed, disclosed this at the official [...]

25 06, 2018

Islamic scholar urges northerners to embrace Immunization

An Islamic Scholar, Sheikh Ahmed Abubakar Gumi, has called on Muslims to accept Polio vaccination and other Routine Immunization for their children’s wellbeing. Speaking at Journalists’ Initiative on Immunisation Against Polio (JAP) Kaduna State chapter event, Gumi assured parents that [...]