State immunizing over 164,000 children against polio

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from Government of Ethiopia
Published on 04 Oct 2013 View Original

Assosa October 04/2013 Bebishangul Gumize State is immunizing over 164,000 under-five children against polio in a four-day vaccination campaign starting from last Thursday, the State health Bureau said. Bureau Head, Abduselam Shengel told ENA that over 2,000 health workers are expected to immunize the children in the door-to-door campaign. The World Health Organization has allocated over one million Birr for the success of the campaign, he added.