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“My dad ran away from home at 16, returned at 19,...

BBNaija housemate, Kiddwaya has opened up to his fellow housemates on how his billionaire father, Terry Waya ran away from home when he was...

Bill Gates to pay Nigeria’s $76m debt

Nigeria has authorised Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to start the repayment of $76 million polio eradication loan to Japan. The Minister of Finance, Mrs...

Polio: Yobe vaccinates 1.1m children

Dr Hauwa Goni, the Executive Secretary, Yobe Primary Healthcare Management Board, said over 1.1 million children under age five have been immunised against polio...

World Health Organisation urges polio vaccine dose cut amid global shortage

Faced with a shortage of polio vaccine, the World Health Organization urged countries Friday to resort to smaller, fractional doses to ward off outbreaks...

Niger vaccinates 2.5m under- five children against Polio, warns against rejecting...

The Niger State Primary Health Care Development Agency says it has successfully immunised 2.5 million children against polio across the 25 local government areas...

‘No Kogi child will be crippled by polio under my watch,’...

Gov. Yahaya Bello of Kogi on Tuesday said pledged to ensure that no Kogi child would be crippled by polio during his tenure. The governor...

Daura LG targets 82,000 children in fight against polio

The Daura Local Government of  Katsina State says it is targeting  82,000 children for immunisation against polio in a four-day exercise. Alhaji Salish Haro, its...

Primary Health Care immunises 83,212 children, others in Katsina LG against...

At least 83,212 children have been immunised against poliomyelitis and other child killer diseases in Danja Local Government Area, Katsina State, in January, according...

Dutse LGA immunises 110, 312 children against Polio

The Dutse Local Government Area of Jigawa says it has vaccinated 110,312 children against polio during the last round of polio immunisation exercise in...

Jigawa government targets 1.7m children for immunisation against Polio

The Jigawa Government says it will immunise over 1.7 million children against polio in its ongoing campaign against the disease across the state. The Executive...