Malawi finds a case of wild polio; first in Africa in five years

Malawi finds a case of wild polio;  first in Africa in five years

malawi has declared an outbreak of poliomyelitis wild after a little boy in the nation’s capital, Lilongwewill develop the disease in the first case of wild poliovirus in Africa in more than five years. The strain found in the boy in Lilongwe has been linked to one circulating in Pakistan, where the virus remains endemic, … Read more