Health Ministry targets remaining 16pc of children for MenC jab

Adrian Tawake, 11, of Veiuto Primary School was part of the nationwide meningococcal vaccination campaign that began in May in the central division. Picture: SUPPLIED/FILE

A TOTAL of 274,612 children aged between 1 to 19 years have been immunised the various divisions around the country under the National Meningococcal (Men C) Immunisation Program. Fiji’s Minister for Health and Medical Services Rosy Akbar, in a Government media statement, said while the ministry had achieved 84 per cent of the target coverage, […]

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