Amhara to immunize over 2.8 under-five children against polio

from Government of Ethiopia
Published on 04 Oct 2013 View Original

Dilla October 04/2013 A four day vaccination campaign against polio aimed at immunizing over 2.8 children under the age of five in South Ethiopia Peoples' State launched on Thursday, the state health bureau said. Bureau Deputy Head, Habtamu Beyene told ENA that over 2,900 health workers and 11,000 assistants are taking part in the door-to-door campaign. The four-day campaign is part of the national campaign to immunize over 13 million under-five children against polio across the country.