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Poliovirus sauvage : L’Afrique non immunisé au risque zéro
Posted on  : September 7, 2020, 9:56 am
Bien que le Poliovirus Sauvage (PVS), l’agent pathogène responsable de la poliomyélite, a été officiellement déclaré « éradiqué » du continent africain par l’Organisation Mondiale de la Santé (OMS), le 25 août dernier, l’Afrique n’est pas à l’abri d’un nouveau cas.
Author :  Ryan Nguélé   |  
Category : Health
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Cameroon: Vaccination Campaign Against Poliomyelitis to Restart Across Six Regions
Posted on  : September 15, 2020, 12:00 pm
On August 25th, 2020 the World Health Organization (WHO) certified Africa as Poliovirus-free after it met the required standards expected by the African Regional Certification Committee (ARCC).
Author :  N Gelmin S   |  
Category : Health
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Tagged Keywords: , polio, campaign, vaccination
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Cameroon: At Least 4 Million Children to Be Vaccinated Against Poliomyelitis
Posted on  : September 17, 2020, 10:15 am
New vaccination campaign against poliomyelitis is to kick start in six regions of Cameroon.
Author :  N Gelmin S   |  
Category : Health
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Tagged Keywords: children, six regions, polio, vaccination
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Cameroon: Manaouda Downplays Polio Vaccination Skeptics, Says Vaccinated his 3-year Old Daughter
Posted on  : October 16, 2020, 8:53 am
Since the start of the vaccination campaign against polio virus in Cameroon, some parents have had mixed feelings to whether their kids should be vaccinated or note. The main reason behind this skepticism is not known but some people fear it could be the vaccine against the Coronavirus, we learnt.
Author :  N Gelmin S   |  
Category : Health
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Cameroon: Months after Declaring Cameroon Polio-Free, Disabling Disease Resurfaces
Posted on  : February 23, 2021, 2:26 pm
Just months after Cameroon was certified free of poliomyelitis, cases of the virus have been detected in the country’s capital city. The Minister of Public Health, Dr. Malachie Manaouda on Wednesday June 17th, 2020 tweeted, “I am particularly happy to announce that Cameroon has proudly been certified as a polio-free country. Bravo to the whole team led by Prof Tetaye and to all those who worked for this great victory…”
Author :  L J KINGAH   |  
Category : Health
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Tagged Keywords: Minsante, Cameron, Polio
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Cameroon: Polio Resurface Less than a Year after Polio-Free Certification
Posted on  : April 8, 2021, 3:17 pm
Following fresh polio outbreak the Cameroon Minister of Public Health, Dr Malachie Manaouda has announced that as from April 23rd to t 25th, there will be vaccination campaign that targets 6M infants. This outbreak comes less than a year since the country was certify polio-free las August.
Author :  L J KINGAH   |  
Category : Health
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Cameroon: MINSANTE Hands Three Months Suspension to Corrupt Officials
Cameroon Ministry of Public Health, commonly known by its Fr....
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Cameroon: HRW Commands Gov’t to Invalidate Law Criminalizing Consensual Same-sex Relations
The Human Rights Watch – HRW in its Wednesday April 14th, ....
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Cameroon is “Blessed” with Visiting/Inspection Ministers
In Cameroon hearing that a minister is visiting a site or si....
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Cameroonians Blast Human Rights Watch Report on Homosexuality
The 2021 report from the Human Rights Watch – HRW depictin....
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