The following is an official statement from the Presidential Villa in Abuja tonight
PRESIDENT BUHARI ACCEPTS RESIGNATION OF FINANCE MINISTER, KEMI ADEOSUN
President Muhammadu Buhari Friday accepted the resignation of the Hon. Minister of Finance, Mrs Kemi Adeosun. The [...]
As dearth of infrastructure, health personnel and equipment plagues the Nigerian primary health care system, PHCs, a not for profit organization, the Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre, CISLAC, has said that revitalization of primary health facilities should be made priority by state government [...]
In a bid to tackling malnutrition in the country, the Civil Society Scaling -Up Nutrition in Nigeria, CS-SUNN, a not- for- profit organisation has called on Governor Akinwumi Ambode of Lagos State to improve on the nutrition policy as well as funding of the state.
Addressing health journalists [...]
Stakeholders working with adolescents in Lagos State has charged parents to initiate early sexuality education for youths as well as adolescents in order to reduce deaths from unplanned pregnancy and unsafe abortions.
Speaking to journalists at an event in Lagos, the Executive Director, Youth E [...]
Recently, President Muhammadu Buhari sent correspondence to the Senate requesting for N242.4 billion for the Independent Electoral Commission, INEC, to conduct the 2019 general e [...]
Worried by the Maternal Mortality Rate, MMR, in Nigeria, a medical doctor with the Lagos Island Maternity Hospital, Dr Olufunke Olamigoke, has said the country accounts for 14% of global maternal deaths, with 10 countries with the highest maternal mortality in Africa.
Speaking to [...]
Family planning is a common problem with developing countries due to low uptake of modern contraception as this is a major cause of geometric increase in population.
One of the ways the population can be controlled is through the use of birth control using modern [...]
In our society, planning a family is attributed to couples but studies have shown that, planning early in life even as an adolescent will curb unplanned pregnancy, reduce maternal mortality as a result of unsafe abortions.
Young people need not just family planning but also life planning as it [...]
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