Ogun state government warns mothers not to resist measles vaccination


In order to protect Children and fortify them against the spread of measles in Ogun State, the state government through the State Primary Healthcare Board has embarked on massive campaign for mothers not to resist health workers from administering vaccination on their children.

The State Commissioner for Health, Babatunde Ipaye who led the exercise said the state embarked on the proactive measure in order to guide against untimely death among the children in the state.

He stated that the vaccine is good for the body of the children and that it will not cause them any harm as being speculated by the forth columnists.

He also appealed to community and religious leaders to assist the government in sensitising their people about the advantages of the programme.

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