Nigeria’s wild poliovirus free status not under threat,says FG

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Nigeria’s wild poliovirus free status not under threat,says FG

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Charges monarchs to educate subjects on need for vaccination against COVID-19

By Joseph Erunke

ABUJA–THE federal government has said Nigeria’s wild poliovirus free certification is not under any threat, assuring that the country would continue to sustain its current status.

But the government which attributed the success to the efforts of the traditional rulers in the country,charged the monarchs to remain committed in educating their subjects to embrace vaccination against COVID-19 pandemic.

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Speaking, Monday,at the third quarterly meeting of the Northern Traditional Leaders Committee on Primary Health Care Delivery, Executive Director of National Primary Health Care Delivery Agency, NPHCDA,Dr Faisal Shuaib,said:”Last week, we completed one year as a wild polio virus (WPV) free country. This achievement is due to the collective efforts of all of you our fathers, steering the…



Source: Vanguard Newspaper