Governor Nasir el-Rufai of Kaduna State, on Tuesday, launched the 2017/2018 measles vaccination campaign at Miyetti Allah Primary Healthcare Centre, Rigasa, Kaduna.
Governor el-Rufai was represented by his deputy, Arch. Bala Bantex.
Measles is one of the leading cause of death among young children especially those under five years of age.
Minister for Health (State), Dr. Osagie Ehanire, was represented by Executive Director, National Primary Healthcare Development Agency (NOHCDA), Dr. Faisal Shuaib, at the event.