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Polio Eradication

9 Sep
The polio juggernaut, which has skidded past eradication deadline after deadline, seems to have finally run out of fuel, suggests an investigation published by The BMJ.
7 Dec 2019
African Regional Certification Commission (ARCC) for polio eradication certification will next week commence field verification and review documentation on interruption...
16 Oct 2019
As Nigeria nears its polio-free certification, the Rotaract District 9110 Nigeria and the Rotaract Club of Lagos (UNILAG) has held a ‘Let’s Talk Polio’ seminar to enlighten members, humanitarian
9 Aug 2018
Dr. Faisal Shuaib, a medical doctor and public health specialist, is the Executive Director (ED)/ Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA) Abuja.
9 Aug 2018
Dr. Faisal Shuaib, a medical doctor and public health specialist, is the Executive Director (ED)/ Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the National Primary Health Care Development Agency (NPHCDA) Abuja. Before his appointment in 2016 and resumption of duties at NPHCDA in January 2017, by President Muhammadu Buhari, he was a Senior Programme Officer (Africa) for…
22 Jun 2018
The Africa Regional Certification Commission for Polio (ARCC) has commended Nigeria’s polio eradication initiatives.
25 Oct 2017
Some of the major projects to be embark on includes empowerment of indigent persons, provision of borehole at Ansar-ul-deen Primary School, Ebute-metta, fumigation of Oko-baba Destitute Centre, among others.
19 Oct 2017
According to him, in terms of polio eradication campaign, Rotary has spent $1.7billion globally to fight the disease, adding that each Rotarian in Nigeria would still contribute towards the eradication.
1 Oct 2017
To eradicate polio, as well as strengthen Primary Health Care service in Taraba State, media practitioners have been implored to sensitise residents about child killer diseases.
23 Aug 2017
The protracted Boko Haram insurgency in the North East might frustrate efforts to completely eradicate polio from Nigeria.Rotary International polio plus committee chair, Michael McGovern....
16 Jun 2017
It is feared that despite the progress achieved since 1988, as long as a single child remains infected with poliovirus, children in all countries are at risk of contracting the disease.
21 May 2017
Tambuwal further called on stakeholders not to relent until the country was free from the dreaded polio virus.

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