"A third child has been paralyzed by wild poliovirus type one (WPV1) in Borno state."
"So far we have commenced vaccination of children," says health minister Isaac Adewole.
The new cases come on the two-year anniversary since the last confirmed case of polio was reported in Africa.
"The next major milestone for us as a country is the certification of polio-free status in 2017 by WHO."
WHO has warned that the live polio virus used in some vaccines is one of the biggest obstacles to eradicating the disease.
The association plans to organize a polio diagnostic camp here in Kampala mid this year so as to find out the number of children that need the surgery...
Vaccination is one of the key strategies that the Government of Uganda Ministry of Health is implementing in its roadmap to the attainment of the Millennium...
The exercise that begins January 22 is targeting children from zero to five years
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