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Oyo vaccinates over 1m against polio

Oyo State government has said over 1million children would be vaccinated against polio this May in support of effort to rid Nigeria of the crippling disease. Read More… FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email

Oyo govt,WHO, UNICEF kick-off 10-day immunisation on Meningitis

Oyo govt,WHO, UNICEF kick-off 10-day immunisation on Meningitis

Against the backdrop of cases of meningitis in Oyo State, the state government, in collaboration with the World Health Organisation and United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) kicked-off a 10-day vaccination exercise to immunise at least five million people below 29 years of age in the state. The Commissioner for Health, Dr Muyiwa Gbadegesin, while monitoring the exercise, stated that the Oyo State government decided to embark on the vaccination exercise based on some unreported cases, especially in the rural parts of the state. Read More FacebookTwitterGoogle+Email