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Nigeria: kids battle allergic conjunctivitis, health officials allay fears

Residents of Ruga, a village less than ten minutes away from Nigeria’s capital Abuja have decried what they describe as a strange eye infection claiming the sights of children. Amina Suleiman is a mother, fighting to save her son from totally going blind. The two-year old boy can hardly open his eyes as a result …

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Maintaining and sustaining high immunization coverage is a collective effort

Written by Ms. Funmilayo Adewumi Representatives of Nigerian Civil Societies Organizations (CSOs) and Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) have jointly said that maintaining and sustaining high immunization coverage is a collective effort and not just the responsibility of the Government. These efforts requires all hands to be on deck towards attaining the goal of high immunization coverage …

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Vaccine Network for Disease Control at the stakeholder’s policy dialogue on Immunization Budget Tracking

WAVA supported the hosting of a policy dialogue for immunization budget tracking organized by the National Immunization Financing Task Team (NIFT) on July 26, 2017 at Treasure Suites Hotel, Abuja. Led by NIFT Chair, Dr. Ben Anyene and Deputy Chair, Committee on Healthcare Services at the House of Representatives, Hon. Muhammadu Usman, the meeting gathered …

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