Somaliland: Polio Vaccination Ensues Nationwide


By A.A. Jama

HARGEISA (Somalilandsun) – The Director General of the Ministry of Health Dr. Osman Hussein says that the second phase of the vaccination exercise is proceeding accordingly and expected to conclude successfully as planned

Dr. Osman Hussein held a press conference in his office said this second phase of the vaccination was meant to immune kids to against polio, meningitis, and small box. He told the parents to take their children for vaccination during these few days remaining.

He also said that the third phase of the vaccination will start on Tuesday 1st March, and advised parents to take this advantage by taking their children to acquire vaccines.

He said vaccination exercise which started on 14th February in all the region of the Republic of Somaliland with the aim of fighting infant killer ailments.