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Child Spacing: NURHI2 takes campaign to traditional institutions

Child Spacing: NURHI2 takes campaign to traditional institutions

By Asma’u Ahmad The Nigeria Urban Reproductive Health Initiative (NURHI2) has step-up efforts to penetrate the grassroots by taking child spacing campaign to traditional institutions. Speaking at a workshop organised for traditional institutions in Zaria, on Wednesday, one of the ...

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Produce realistic policy for FG, NPC tells delegates

Produce realistic policy for FG, NPC tells delegates

By Asma’u Ahmad The National Population Commission (NPC) has urged delegates of the population retreat in Kaduna to produce a realistic national population policy for the Federal Government. The Director-General of the commission, Dr Ghaji Bello, made the call on Monday ...

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Kaduna to commit N100m to child spacing services

Kaduna to commit N100m to child spacing services

By Asma’u Ahmad The Executive Secretary of the Kaduna State Primary Healthcare Development Agency, Dr Hadiza Balarabe, said the agency had forwarded a proposal to the state government for the release of N100m to provide the services free to women ...

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FG begins rehabilitation of released Chibok girls

FG begins rehabilitation of released Chibok girls

By Haruna Gimba The 82 young women released by Boko Haram extremists earlier this month have joined those already freed in a special rehabilitation programme, Nigerian officials have said. They were received on behalf of the Federal Government by the ...

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Tobacco smoking kills 7m people annually – W.H.O

Tobacco smoking kills 7m people annually – W.H.O

By Haruna Gimba The World Health Organisation (WHO) says Tobacco use kills more than seven million people annually and costs over $1.4 trillion in healthcare expenditure and loss of productivity. The Director-General of WHO, Dr Margaret Chan, gave the assessment ...

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FG to adopt strict control measures on Hepatitis

FG to adopt strict control measures on Hepatitis

By Asma’u Ahmad The Federal Government on Saturday assured Nigerians of its commitment to take proactive steps towards controlling the spread of Hepatitis in the country. The Minister of Health, Professor Isaac Adewole, stated this during the 24th Annual General ...

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