Ijeoma UKAZU

Ikorodu women: How family planning spared our lives

Interacting with some women in family planning clinic visit at Ita Elewa Primary Healthcare Centre, a flagship Centre in Ikorodu Local Government Area of Lagos state shows a high level of awareness with regards to family planning.

Majority of the women whom our correspondent interacted with rev [...]

Sun, 25 August 2019

My husband doesn’t like condoms, prefers abortion, housewife reveals

"I have done like five abortions. My husband doesn't like using condoms. He says it is not pleasurable and I don't like all these family planning method because of the ugly stories I have heard. I am scared of side effects," said Mrs Chioma Ugbochi, 38, housewife, resident in Magodo [...]

Sun, 18 August 2019

Why open defecation thrives in Ibadan - Traders







Open markets are prone to abuse and this is because some people inhabit in the place after trading has ended and sellers return home with their goods.

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Fri, 09 August 2019

Curbing needless maternal deaths from unsafe abortion

Historically, women around the world have tried to end unwanted pregnancies whether abortion is legal or not, often jeopardizing their safety and health by self-inducing or seeking a dangerous illegal procedure.





Sun, 04 August 2019

Family planning: Low Support Of Men Pose’ Barrier In Badagry Community

Men’s participation is crucial to the success of family planning programs as it's associated with better outcomes in reproductive health such as contraceptive acceptance, continuation, as well as safer sexual behaviors.


Sun, 07 July 2019

Create state nutrition agencies, champions urge governors

Nutrition Champions recently trained by the Civil Society-Scaling Up Nutrition in Nigeria, CS-SUNN, has called on state governors to establish nutrition agencies that would coordinate its activities in the State.

The Nutrition Champions who made the call in Ilorin, Kwara State at a three day wo [...]

Sat, 22 June 2019


....As remains of elder sister is interred

Coordinator of the Presidential Amnesty Programme, Prof. Charles Dokubo said at the weekend that the recent death of his elder sister, Madam Amaro Roseline Dokubo, has caused him an eternal pain.

Describing his late sister as a mother and friend [...]

Sun, 16 June 2019

The growing drug resistant strains of malaria parasite









 Malaria is fighting back! Recently, the World Health Organization declared that Algeria and Argentina have eliminated malaria. They joined 38 other coun [...]

Sun, 16 June 2019


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