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24 Oct
The Nigeria National Polio Plus Committee (NNPPC) has advised Nigerian parents to continue to get their children immunised against polio despite the fact that the country was certified polio-free by the WHO in 2020.
23 Sep 2020
TIME has released its annual list of the 100 most influential people in the world for the year 2020 which features four Nigerians. Appearing on the list is an honour, as entrants are recognized for their contribution to the world. "While you will certainly find people who wield traditional power on this year’s list—heads of…
23 Sep 2020
TIME has named Nigerian physician Dr. Tunji Funsho to the 2020 TIME100, its annual list of the 100 most influential people in the world. The list, now in its seventeenth year, recognizes the activism, innovation and achievement of the world’s most influential individuals. Dr. Funsho, a cardiologist based in Lagos, Nigeria, is the first Rotary…
30 Jun 2019
Chairman, Nigerian National Polio Plus Committee, Dr. Tunji Funsho has said Nigeria would save about $500m in 10 years, if certified polio free, as about $50m is spent on containing wild polio virus annually. 
9 Mar 2019
Motivated by the need to provide access to safe drinking water, which is very critical to human health, Rotary Club of Lekki Phase 1, District 9110, recently commissioned its water project for Ebute Elefun Secondary School, Sura, Lagos Island. The project, officially commissioned by the District Governor, Kola Sodipo, in the school premises with the support of…
20 Oct 2018
Today, Rotary International begins one-week activities to mark the world polio day which comes up on October 24, 2018 to create awareness...

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