Polio worker kidnapped for her role saving lives of Nigerian children honoured – Telegraph.co.uk

A child being administered polio vaccine in Nigeria CREDIT: ANDREW ESIEBO

Apolio vaccine worker from northern Nigeria who was kidnapped and held for two weeks by bandits because of her work fighting the disease has been honoured.

Rahane Lawal was given an Unsung Hero award for her work in encouraging women to have their children vaccinated.

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