Tag Polio Virus

FG, UNICEF And Partners Target 5 Million Children For Polio Immunization

Following the confirmation of two fresh cases of polio virus (read here) in Northeast Nigeria, Borno State, the Federal Ministry of Health supported by WHO, UNICEF and partners of the Global Polio Eradication Initiative have rolled out an emergency Polio immunization

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Polio Virus: Shock As Two New Cases Is Reported In Borno State

Nigeria’s progress towards attaining a polio-free status may have suffered a setback as reports of two fresh infections in Gwarzo and Jere Local Government Areas of Borno State, have emerged. According to reports, the new cases were recorded yesterday, August 10th.

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