Is Nigeria the World's Most Difficult Place to End Polio?
Bill Gates, the co-founder of Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, has said Nigeria is one of the countries where polio is most difficult to eradicate in the world - but stated that a polio-free Nigeria is achievable if the right steps and approaches are applied and adhered to. Gates urged countries still battling the disease to learn from the experience of other countries who have succeeded in achieving the feat of a reliable primary healthcare system and standard quality education.
This Day, 18 April 2018
The co-founder of Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Bill Gates, has said Nigeria is one of the most difficult places to wipe out polio in the world. Read more »
Vanguard, 13 April 2018
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo has reiterated the Federal Government's commitment towards the eradication of polio in the country by working with relevant stakeholders to reach… Read more »
Premium Times, 12 April 2018
Nigeria's Vice President, Yemi Osinbajo, has urged the World Health Organisation to make Nigeria one of the priority countries on its list. Read more »
Guardian, 27 March 2018
Speech by Bill Gates at the National Economic Council, Aso Rock Presidential Villa, Abuja. Read more »
The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has called on the army to support its campaign against polio in the Northeast. Read more »