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Exclusive breastfeeding: Ensuring children’s optimal growth

Exclusive breastfeeding has many health benefits for both the mother and infant as breast milk contains all the nutrients an infant needs in the first six months of life.

 

 

Research has shown that, exclusive breastfeedin [...]

Wed, 01 April 2020


Inter-professional rivalry: Implications for health sector


To achieve effective service delivery in the health sector, it is important to note that, team effort is key, as any acrimony and unhealthy rivalry will slow down service delivery in the sector.

For so long, Inter-professional disharmony has existed in Nigeria's health sector where t [...]

Mon, 23 March 2020


Tackling traffic congestion, the Southern Park Way model

As one of the fastest rising cities in Africa, the nation’s capital, Abuja, has experienced unprecedented population growth in recent times, as thousands throng into the city on a daily bases in search of greener pastures.

This population bloat has stretched facilities and infrastructure, [...]

Sun, 22 March 2020


Maternal illiteracy and effect on child survival

 

Education which is one of the most important aspects of social and economic development, gives a mother the ability to shape her child's future and ensuring that he attains his full potential.

The educational level of a mother has a long-lasting effect on her children and thei [...]

Sat, 14 March 2020


Pneumonia: Why preventable killer disease is still an epidemic in Nigeria

Count to 39; a child just died from pneumonia somewhere in the world; that child is most likely a Nigerian!

 

According to recent information released by the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), Nigeria is one [...]

Sun, 08 March 2020


Investment in children, key factor to achieving SDGs - NDHS

Indicators has pointed in a new report, the National Demographic Health Survey, NDHS 2018 that interventions in the development of children have considerable long-term benefits for individuals and societies.

 

 

 

 

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Sun, 01 March 2020


How ACE project is transforming African universities

 

 

 

 

 

 

Since the World Bank-funded Africa Centres of Excellence, ACE, Project was launched in 2014, it has graduated over 9,000 Masters and 2,000 PhD students, and expanded African universities [...]

Sun, 01 March 2020


Why Benue govt should sign up on OGP- Rommy Mom

Barr. Rommy Mom is the president of Lawyers Alert, member, Police Service Commission and Civil Societies' Open Government Partnership, OGP, Steering Committee chairman in Benue State. In this interview with The Abuja Inquirer's SCHOLASTICA JOSEPH, Mom, who is leading the campaign for t [...]

Sun, 01 March 2020


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PhotoFG commences payment of N5,000 conditional cash transfer to vulnerable households.

 

The Federal Government has began  payment of  N5,000 stipend to  poor households in  Federal Capital Terr [...]

02 April 2020

PhotoFG further slashes fuel price to N123.50

The Petroleum Products Pricing Regulatory Agency, PPPRA, has announced the further reduction of fuel price from N125.00 to N123.50 per liter.

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01 April 2020