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Kano Emirate, stakeholders to legislate against early marriage

Kano Emirate, stakeholders to legislate against early marriage

By Asma’u Ahmad The Kano Emirate Council and other stakeholders are working to legislate against early marriage and other harmful family planning practices to address the burden of Vesico-Vaginal Fistula and other reproductive health practices. The Emir of Kano, Malam ...

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UNFPA empowers 6000 VVF survivors

UNFPA empowers 6000 VVF survivors

By Asma’u Ahmad The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) said the agency has empowered 6000 Vesico-Vaginal Fistula (VVF) survivors in Nigeria and tasked governments to ensure that girls are encouraged to go to school. Executive Director of UNFPA, Prof. Babatunde ...

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Kano launches door-to-door health campaign

Kano launches door-to-door health campaign

By Asma’u Ahmad The Kano Sate Government has launched a door to door health delivery system at Gamadan Village in Kura Local Government Area of the state. A statement by the Public Relations Officer of the state Ministry of Health, ...

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North-West states move to save 1.5m malnourished children

North-West states move to save 1.5m malnourished children

By Asma’u Ahmad The seven states in the North West sub-region of Nigeria are fighting to stem the scourge of malnutrition which has affected more than 1,594,462 children in the region. The United Nation Children’s Fund (UNICEF) estimates that every ...

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Lepers in Adamawa demands social amenities

Lepers in Adamawa demands social amenities

By Asma’u Ahmad Lepers in Sabon-Gari, Demsa Local Government Area of Adamawa state have appealed to the state government to provide them with social amenities. The lepers complained that the area require link road, schools, electricity and potable water.  The ...

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FG provides $1.5m health grant to Sokoto

FG provides $1.5m health grant to Sokoto

By Asma’u Ahmad The Federal Government has provided $1.5 million grant to Sokoto State Government under the Saving One Million Lives Programme. The Permanent Secretary in the State’s Ministry of Health, Alhaji Almustapha Othman, disclosed this to newsmen in Sokoto. ...

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Resident doctors seek stakeholders’ intervention on strike

Resident doctors seek stakeholders’ intervention on strike

By Asma’u Ahmad The Association of Resident Doctors of Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), has urged stakeholders to prevail on the Federal Government to meet demands of resident doctors to prevent further strikes. President of LUTH chapter of the association, ...

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WaterAid advocates prioritising healthcare facilities in Nigeria

WaterAid advocates prioritising healthcare facilities in Nigeria

By Asma’u Ahmad A Non-Governmental Organisation, WaterAid, has urged the Ferderal Government to place premium on improving healthcare facilities in hospitals and clinics to address health challenges in the country. Communications and Campaigns Manager of the organization, Oluseyi Abdulmalik, made ...

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UNICEF, Kaduna establishes 17 CMAM sites

UNICEF, Kaduna establishes 17 CMAM sites

By Asma’u Ahmad The Kaduna State Government in collaboration with United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) have established 17 Community Management of Acute Malnutrition (CMAM) sites in the state. UNICEF’s Nutrition Specialist in the state, Dr. Florence Oni, made the disclosure ...

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