Delta Health Ministry Commences Polio Booster Dose Immunization

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By Ese Daniels

The Delta State Ministry of Health, through the numerous Health Centers in the State has commenced Polio Booster Dose immunization for children between the ages of Zero to Five years old.

The immunization exercise stated on Saturday, 14th of May, 2022 at various Health centers in the State and at the homes of children who fall within the age range.

The nurses from the Health Centers were seen immunizing children in churches, mosques and homes on Sunday, the 15th of May, 2022. 

Mrs. Maria, who spoke with our correspondent stated that the dose will boost the immune system of the children against polio disease.

There was compliance from parents, church and mosque leaders, who are thankful to the Government for the show of care and concern for the health of their children.

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