UNICEF Cautions Parents Over Skipping Of Routine Immunization

UNICEF has cautioned Care givers in Darmanawa ward, Tarauni Local Government area of Kano state  to avoid skipping Ante natal care services as well as defaulting in Routine immunization for their children.

 UNICEF State Team Leader  Mr Farhat Mahdi gave the advise on Saturday  during mega compound meeting organized by UNICEF Supported VCM network at the local government area.

He said regular attendance of ante natal enhances the  health of pregnant women .and  reduces child and maternal mortality.

He noted that routine immunization for children help  prevent affliction of child killer diseases

In a remark, the IM of Polio emergency operation centre, Dr Imam Wada Bello stressed the need and importance of routine immunization to the children emphasizing that it has no side effect on the children.

The UNICEF STL in  Kano, Mr Farhat Mahdi  subsequently distributed household essentials that include soap, and detergents to the Care givers