Two new cases of polio in Kano, Nigeria

Health officials have recorded 2 more cases of polio in Kano State, bringing the total so far to 16.

Travellers in these areas can reduce their risk of exposure to polio virus by ensuring that their childhood vaccinations, including polio, are up-to-date prior to travelling.

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