Lagos State Government launches Measles Vaccination Campaign

Lagos State Government in collaboration with all partner Agencies in the State will conduct statewide Measles Vaccination Campaign for children 9months to 5years old.

This exercise will take place in two streams:

Stream 1:

The following LGAs are commencing the MVC  from 15th to 22nd MARCH , 2018.

1. Alimosho
2. Agege
3. Ajeromi
4. Ojo
5. Amuwo / Odofin
6. L /Mainland
7. Ikorodu
8. L / Island
9. Epe
10. Mushin

 Stream 2 :

While this LGAs will be implementing from 22nd -- 29th, March 2018:

11. Ikeja
12. Ifako
13. Apapa
14. Badagry
15. Oshodi / Isolo
16. Surulere
17. Somolu
18. Kosofe
19. Eti - Osa
20. Ibeju

The Measles Vaccination Campaign teams will be at all Primary Health Care Centers, General Hospitals, Private Hospitals, Nursing / Convalescent Homes, Schools, Churches / Mosques, Eateries, Playing ground, Houses, Gated Estates, Gated apartments, Markets, Communities, Riverine settlements, upland and inland areas, Special population settlements  etc in Lagos State.

We use this medium to implore all parents and caregivers (Mothers, Fathers, grand parents, Uncles, Aunties) to bring out this target age group children to the nearest healthcare centre for the vaccination or wherever the team are sited or found.

Measles vaccine is free and safe. Protects your child from measles disease which may lead to blindness,  disability, and regret.

Please help to disseminate this information. Thanks for your support.

Announcer: State Immunization officer

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