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Kebbi committed to improving health indices of women, children

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Dr. Abubakar Kaoje, Executive Secretary, Kebbi State Primary Health Care Development Agency, says the state government is committed to improving maternal, newborn and child health indices in the...

Sat Sep 21st, 2019     Read More →

Flood: Kebbi govt. earmarks N1.5bn to tackle emergencies

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The Kebbi Government says it has earmarked N1.5 billion in anticipation of any emergencies that may arise from the envisaged flooding and other related emergencies in the state. Flood in Lagos The...

Sat Sep 21st, 2019     Read More →

More women accessing antenatal care services in Kebbi – Official

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By Phillip Yatai, Kebbi Dalijan Primary Healthcare Centre, Gwandu Local Government Area of Kebbi is recording massive turn out of pregnant women for antenatal care services, says the Facility...

Fri Sep 20th, 2019     Read More →

Gay boy arrested for sodomising 10 minors in Sokoto

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The National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP) has arrested a 21-year-old gay boy who is a house help, Usman Abubakar for allegedly sodomising 10 minors in Sokoto. The...

Fri Sep 20th, 2019     Read More →

Nigeria spends $1.2bn to import fish annually — Emefiele

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The Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr Godwin Emefiele says about 1.2 billion dollars worth of fish is imported into this country annually. Nigeria spends $1.2bn to import fish...

Fri Sep 20th, 2019     Read More →

UNICEF: 29 million babies born into conflict in 2018

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More than 29 million babies were born into conflict zones in 2018, UNICEF said on Friday. United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) Globally, at least one in five infants start their lives in...

Fri Sep 20th, 2019     Read More →

CTG: CBN to engage 300,000 farmers to produce 450,000 metric tons of cotton

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The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) says its current effort to revive Cotton, Textile and Garment (CTG) industry is targeting at engaging 300,000 farmers to achieve 450,000 metric tonnes of cotton...

Fri Sep 20th, 2019     Read More →

Governors can do more about security

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PENDING when leaders of this country will summon the political will to empower the lower tiers of government with the constitutional right to operate their police and security outfits, there is...

Fri Sep 20th, 2019     Read More →

Governor Ugwuanyi receives Good Governance Award on Health

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…Reiterates commitment to qualitative healthcare delivery Governor Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi of Enugu State was on Thursday, honoured with the award of good governance in the health sector by the...

Fri Sep 20th, 2019     Read More →

CBN spends N146bn to support 849,480 rice farmers — Emefiele

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The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) says it spent N146 billion to support 849,480 wet and dry seasons rice farmers across the country. CBN Governor, Mr Godwin Emefiele The CBN Governor, Mr Godwin...

Thu Sep 19th, 2019     Read More →

CBN committed N30bn to boost oil-palm production — Emefiele

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The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) says it has committed about N30 billion to enhance Oil-palm production in the country. CBN Gov Godwin Emefiele The CBN Governor, Mr Godwin Emefiele, disclosed...

Thu Sep 19th, 2019     Read More →

FG working to make snake antivenom more accessible

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The Federal Ministry of Health is working to facilitate local production of snake antivenom in Nigeria through the Public Private Partnership (PPP) Initiative to make the product available,...

Thu Sep 19th, 2019     Read More →

New USAID-Supported Health Messaging Campaign Generates 88,000 Toll-free Calls

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BY Victoria Ojeme U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Government of Nigeria, through the Federal and state ministries of Health, has launched an innovative integrated health...

Thu Sep 19th, 2019     Read More →

New USAID-supported health messaging campaign generates 88,000 toll-free calls in First Two Weeks

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By Victoria Ojeme U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Government of Nigeria, through the Federal and state ministries of Health, has launched an innovative integrated health...

Thu Sep 19th, 2019     Read More →

Buhari attends 74th session of UN general assembly in New York

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President Muhammadu Buhari will depart Abuja on Sunday for New York, United States, to participate in the 74th Session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA74) which opened on Tuesday,...

Thu Sep 19th, 2019     Read More →