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Over 300.000 children vaccinated in Kwanza Sul

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Sumbe, – At least 374.360 children, under fiver years old, are being vaccinated since Thursday in the central Kwanza Sul province against poliomyelitis.

This was said to Angop on Friday in Sumbe district by the local supervisor of the Expanded Vaccination Programme (PAV), Israel Mussili.

454.988 vaccines are available for the second phase of the vaccination campaign that will end on Saturday.

According to him, the campaign is being secured by 2.355 activists and 135 supervisors.

The source called on parents to co-operate in order to eradicate polio in Angola.