Immunizing Nigeria against polio

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    Adamu Yusif, a 15-year-old victim of polio, along with classmates at his school. Despite all of the progress made against polio, highly populated countries such as Nigeria continue to pose challenges to full immunization. More than 40 percent of Nigerians are under the age of 15 and extremely vulnerable to polio. The city of Kano has undertaken a campaign to immunize more than 6 million children under the age of five. (Kano, Nigeria, 2010)

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    1. Al-ansar 42 months ago | reply

      I want to work to develop a good vaccination programme for such people.. where can I start?

    2. ArunOjhaPrasad 42 months ago | reply

      Africa is the richest in landmark, fertile land, God have blessed Africa with all good things, The unity on the people and political stability can solve the half of the problems of this continent.

    3. Anoop Negi 20 months ago | reply

      I wish the foundation would at least have a name of the photographer who took the photo.

      A beautiful shot
      Seen in my contacts' photos. ( ?² )

    4. stiongstiong 19 months ago | reply

      So interesting

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