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Continuous advocacy, key to addressing negative beliefs about polio vaccination –...

 A medical practitioner, Dr Okai Aku, on Monday, says continuous advocacy at all levels in government is paramount to surmounting the problems...

Polio: Zamfara records 7 yrs without virus – Perm Sec

The Zamfara Government says it has not recorded any case of wild poliovirus for seven. The Permanent Secretary,...

World polio day : Rotary club organises para soccer, sensitisation walk...

The Rotary International has organised para soccer, sensitisation walk, community advocacy and church service, as part of activities to mark the world...

2 of 3 polioviruses eradicated in ‘historic’ step – WHO

The World Health Organisation welcomed a “historic step” toward a polio-free world on Thursday as an expert panel certified that the...

Rotary International says sensitisation key to polio eradication

 Rotary International Ambassador to Nigeria, Mr Emeka Offor, says sensitisationis key to eradicating polio from the world. He said...

World Polio Day: Minister promises more centres for Post-Polio Syndrome

Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, on Tuesday in Abuja, promised to create more centres for Post-Polio Syndrome (PPS) in the country.

Polio: Expert advocates increased medical attention to counter effects of disease...

An Abuja-based Neurologist, Dr Ahmed Ibrahim, says a large number of polio survivors are likely to experience Post Polio Syndrome (PPS).

Ejigbo LCDA sensitises stakeholders on need for polio certification

Toward ensuring certification of Nigeria as a polio-free nation, Ejigbo Local Council Development Area (LCDA) of Lagos State, had embarked on sensitisation...

Polio: Bauchi State Govt. flags off door-to-door campaign

The Bauchi state Primary Health Care Development Agency (BASPHCDA) has flagged-off a massive door-to-door vaccination campaign against polio virus in the state.

I’m ashamed Kwara recorded 50% new polio cases – AbdulRazaq

Kwara State Governor, AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq, has said it was a shame that the state recorded 50 per cent of the new polio cases...