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Polio virus

July 29, 2023

Kano govt. kicks off polio vaccination

This is contained in a statement issued by the press secretary to the Deputy Governor, Ibrahim Shauibu, on Saturday in Kano.

Governor Abba Yusuf
February 13, 2023

Pakistan detects polio virus from Afghanistan, launches vaccine campaign

The five-day campaign will target more than six million children under the age of five in 39 districts of the country.

April 5, 2022

Israel launches vaccine drive after logging several cases of polio

Israel began vaccination against the polio virus in 1957. Before March, the last case registered was in 1988.

Polio patients
October 25, 2021

Four new polio cases recorded in Adamawa: Official

Although Nigeria was certified a wild polio-free nation on August 25, 2020, some state’s have recently recorded new cases.

Children suffering from polio used to illustrate the story