Overview of Routine Immunization in Nigeria

National Targets

  • Improve and sustain routine immunization coverage of all antigens to 90% before the year 2020.
  • Interrupt Polio transmission by end of 2013 (Missed)
  • Eliminate maternal and neo‐natal tetanus by the end of 2010 (Missed)
  • Eliminate Measles by 2020
  • Introduce new vaccines (Penta, PCV, Rota &HPV) before 2015 (Partly achieved)