Is this Nigeria’s Last Lap to Polio Freedom?

End Polio Now flag placed on a mountain top overlooking the City Gate, FCT. Photo credit: Nigeria Health Watch

In about six months, Nigeria will achieve what will arguably be one of her recent greatest public health achievements; being declared polio-free. The journey has been lengthy and tough, and required sustained efforts of all stakeholders; from frontline workers identifying and reporting cases in states like Kano and Niger, to volunteer community mobilisers ensuring every child is immunised in the north-eastern…



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We use informed advocacy and communication to influence health policy and seek better health and access to healthcare in Nigeria.