Wild Polio Virus
Why Nigeria could still be declared polio-free by March 2020
Stakeholders are unanimous that Nigeria is on the verge of eliminating polio despite the activities of Boko Haram and the significant further increase in Wild Polio Virus...
Nigeria begins documentation for ARCC’s WPV-free certification
The Federal Government yesterday marked three years without a Wild Polio Virus (WPV) case in the country and expressed confidence that by March 2020 Nigeria would be certified as polio free.
Nigeria marks three years without case of Wild Polio Virus
The Federal government on Wednesday marked three years without a case of Wild Polio Virus (WPV) in the country and expressed confidence that by March 2020, would certify Nigeria as polio-free. The last WPV case was isolated in a child in Borno State on 21st August 2016. CEO of National Primary Health Care Development Agency…
Hope to end polio in 2019 rises
Tuesday, October 24, marked Rotary International's fifth annual World Polio Day (WPD), co-hosted by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.
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.