Egypt Launches Polio Vaccination Campaign
The Egyptian government has said it will carry out a polio vaccination drive in Cairo for children under five after the virus was discovered in the city's sewers.
allAfrica.com, 27 January 2013
Nearly eight years after the World Health Organization declared Egypt polio free and two years after the last reported case, wild poliovirus has popped up in the capital, ... read more »
A child is vaccinated in Nigeria where polio is still endemic.
UN Integrated Regional Information Networks, 17 April 2012
Egypt will launch a four-day polio immunization campaign on 21 April targeting 12.5 million children under five, say officials. read more »