Polio back in Nigeria two years after being wiped out in Africa
Protecting against the virusChris Hondros/Getty ImagesBy Andy CoghlanJust as Africa was due to celebrate two polio-free years, it has been announced that the virus has paralysed two children in Nigeria’s Borno state. The decline of polio in Africa is thanks to a huge public health effort. When these two new cases came to light, the continent had been...
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