Over 950 children may die daily over immunization disruptions
The United Nations Children Education Funds (UNICEF); has said that 950 Nigerian children may die from preventable diseases in six months with linger of coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
Keeping the children healthy at all times
Immunization protects the child from serious childhood diseases. The child who has been immunized against serious diseases like polio, Hepatitis B, and measles enjoys good health.
Preventing premature deaths with improved health funding
The SDG Health Price Tag, published Monday in The Lancet Global Health, shows that investments to expand services towards universal health coverage and the other Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) health targets could prevent 97 million premature deaths globally between now and 2030......
Renewed onslaught against polio
To stop the spread of the Wild Polio Virus (WPV), Nigeria over the weekend had a major polio immunization campaign in all the 18 northern states and Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja.