Friday, 7th October 2022
Breaking News:


5 Sep
Taraba State Primary Health Care Development Agency (TSPHCDA), with support from the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and other development partners, has embarked on polio vaccination campaign for under-five children across the state.
13 Aug
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28 Jul
Rotary Club of Jos Tin City, District 9125 Nigeria, has donated wheelchairs to survivors of poliomyelitis in the Plateau State capital to ease their anguish.
23 Jul
New York health officials confirmed last Thursday that a case of polio was recently recorded in Rockland County, the first time the highly infectious virus has been reported in the U.S. since 2013.
14 Jul
Plateau State Governor, Simon Lalong, has urged citizens and business organisations in the state to be good ambassadors and avoid carelessly de-marketing the state on account of a minor unpleasant incident.
22 May
Twenty physically challenged benefitted from the magnanimity of Rotary International, District 9110 at the Wheel Chairs Presentation Event
13 Apr
Over 900,000 children, between the ages of zero and 59 months in Cross River State, will be vaccinated against poliomyelitis.
30 Mar
In the outskirts of Malawi’s capital, Lilongwe, just beyond where paved roads transition to dirt; an undiagnosed polio infection paralysed a three-year-old girl.
24 Mar
The fears of possible polio reinfection in Nigeria has become more palpable as a three-year-old girl in Jerusalem, Israel, has come down as the first case of polio in the Middle Eastern country
14 Mar
The World Health Organisation (WHO), yesterday, warned that Nigeria risks re-emergence of polio due to high incidence of circulating Vaccine Derived Polio Virus Type 2 (cVDPV2).
21 Feb
Nigeria and other African countries are under threat of resurgence of Wild Polio Virus (WPV).
13 Feb
Gombe State government has vaccinated over 800,000 children against polio in January alone. 816, 272 eligible children were targeted, out of which 815, 619 were captured


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Scammers stole cryptocurrency worth roughly $100 million from Binance, the world's biggest exchange for crypto assets, the firm said on Friday.
30 mins ago
As political parties strategise to put out formidable campaigns to woo voters ahead of the 2023 general elections, Yiaga Africa yesterday released a preliminary report indicating a decline of youth candidacy from 34 per cent in the 2019 general elections to 28 per cent in 2023 general elections.
1 hour ago
Iran said Friday an investigation into the death in custody of Mahsa Amini found she lost her life to illness rather than reported beatings that sparked three weeks of bloody protests. Amini, 22, died on September 16, three days after falling into a coma following her arrest in Tehran by the morality police for allegedly…
2 hours ago
Mike Makinde made history on Saturday by joining the prestigious class of Nigeria Cup winners. The honour came through his victory in the 25th edition of the Nigeria Cup; a weeklong competition put together to celebrate the nation's Independence anniversary. Relishing the outcome of the competition, the 11-handicap player said he never envisage winning the…
2 hours ago
The Governor of Ekiti, Dr Kayode Fayemi, on Friday signed six bills recently passed by the State House of Assembly into law, the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports.