Tag: Immunization

NPHCDA Introduces Measles Second Dose at 15 Months Into the Routine Immunization Schedule

AMT Tanimu- November 27, 2019

From the 14th of November 2019, the Federal Government will be introducing Measles Second Dose at 15 Months into the Routine Immunization Schedule. Apart from ... Read More

FCTA Expresses Dismay Over Rejection of Vaccination by Foreigners

Henry Solomon- February 20, 2018

The Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Primary Health Care Development Board on Tuesday expressed dismay over rejection of immunisation by some foreigners in the Capital city ... Read More

Update On The New Polio Outbreak In Born State

inno.korie- August 12, 2016

With two years of Nigeria celebrating a halt in polio virus transmission, the news of incidents of polio in two local government areas of Borno ... Read More

Nigeria Must Sustain Polio-Free Status President Buhari Says

Abdul Jimoh- July 12, 2016

Garba Shehu; Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari Tuesday in Abuja directed the Federal Ministries of Health, and Information and Culture, to reinvigorate its strategies in concert ... Read More

Parents To Face Jail Term In Uganda For Failing To Vaccinate Children

Henry Solomon- April 5, 2016

Ugandan government has warned that parents who failed to take their children for compulsory vaccinations would be prosecuted. A statement released on Monday in Kampala ... Read More

Address By President Buhari At The Signing Of Updated Abuja Commitment On Polio Eradication At The Presidential Villa

Abdul Jimoh- January 21, 2016

PROTOCOLS I am pleased to welcome you all to this meeting on a matter that is very important to all of us. The issue of ... Read More

Nigeria Marks World Pneumonia Day Amid Lamentations

Arowobusoye Samuel- November 13, 2014

Rabi Abdallah Nigeria joins the rest of the world Wednesday to commemorate the world Pneumonia day with special attention on immunization. Experts converged on Abuja ... Read More

Immunization Re-Launched in Borno

admin- June 20, 2013

By Muhammed Goni The Immunization exercise which was put to a stop by the insurgency in Marte Local Government Area of Borno State has been ... Read More

4th Round of Immunization Flag-Off in Nasarawa

admin- May 30, 2013

By Charity Godwin Ashiki The Nasarawa State Deputy Governor, Damishi Luka Barau has called on the parents and guardians in the Country to cooperate with ... Read More