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Igando-Ikotun LCDA to commence measles vaccination and Covid-19 vaccination campaign by June 17

Adults, 18 years and above, will have the opportunity to get the Covid-19 vaccination during the exercise.
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THE management of the Igando-Ikotun LCDA has announced the commencement of the year 2022 measles vaccination campaign across the council area and all over the Alimosho Federal Constituency.

According to reports reaching Alimoshotoday, the vaccination campaign is slated to begin on Friday, June 17, 2022, at health centres, public and private hospitals, schools, churches, mosques, markets and designated posts in the communities by 7 am prompt.

Services that will be rendered during the measles vaccination period include; children between the ages of 9 months to 5 years will be vaccinated with measles vaccine regardless of their previous immunization status.

The Vitamin A supplement will be administered to all children between the ages of 6 months to 5 years to prevent blindness and boost the child's immunity. The oral polio vaccine will also be administered to children between the ages of 0-5 years 

Also, adults, 18 years and above, will have the opportunity to get the Covid-19 vaccination during the exercise.