A suspected case of poliomyelitis involving an infant has been detected in Ekpene-Eki Community of Odukpani Local Government Area of Cross River State. 
 
Signs of the disease were detected in one Anthony Edet Eyibio, whose aunt said were noticed when he was about three months old.
 
She insists that since the discovery of the symptoms in the child, he has remained without proper medical attention as the only health facility in the area, seems not to be able to handle the case.