Vaccination Campaign against Measles Starts in SKS

A campaign to vaccinate 623000 children against measles in South Kordofan State (SKS) will kickoff Sunday and continues until 29th of the current May covering all localities. Minister of health in the state Ramadan Shauish urges rebels of northern sector response to wisdom and allow vaccination of children held at its controlled area. At time the minister urges international community to press the sector allows vaccination of children against childhood diseases. The children targeted are from 5 months up to 15year, the minister said. He adds vaccines and the campaign’s funding are arranged by federal ministry of health and world health organization.