Weekly Trust (Kaduna)
March 20, 2004
Posted to the web March 22, 2004
Jamilah Nuhu Musa
In the face of the raging controversy surrounding the polio immunisation, another evidence that tends to cast more doubt on the efficacy of the vaccine has emerged. A three-year-old girl, Aisha Bashir M. Tukur in Kano State has paralysis of both the upper and lower limbs. Series of tests and researches by medical experts in the University of Maiduguri Teaching Hospital, Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital, Murtala Muhammed Specialist Hospital and the Orthopedic Hospital, Kano indicated that she had been infected by the 'Gullen base Syndrome'.