Wednesday, 18th May 2022
Breaking News:


19 Apr
Over 72,688 caregivers and 2,594 healthcare workers have been reached in Kano and Sokoto states, as part of efforts to combat childhood diarrhoea in northern Nigeria.
3 Apr
The African Union recently declared year 2022 as the Year of Nutrition for Africa, as part of initiative to fight hunger and malnutrition on the continent.   The forum was used by the continent’s Heads of State, to send powerful signals to its 55 member states to prioritise better nutrition and health for their citizens…
10 Mar
President of Dangote Group, Aliko Dangote, yesterday, promised to enter into an agreement with states, local governments and indigenous producers of Nutri-K’s Ready-to-Use Therapeutic Food
13 Feb
As part of efforts aimed at supporting well-being of children and fight malnutrition in the country, Flour Mills of Nigeria Plc
23 Dec
In an effort to end malnutrition in Africa, BNSL Limited has re-launched its micronutrient powder, ENRICH, which is focused predominantly on young children.
29 Nov
Nigerians have expressed worry that ever-rising prices of protein-rich foods in the country will, if not checked, compound malnutrition and worsen infant/nursing women morbidity
25 Sep 2021
As Boko Haram insurgency forces thousands of residents of the northeastern part of the country to flee their homes and live in Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) camps
9 Sep 2021
As a response to the ugly trend of malnutrition in Ibeju Lekki Local Government Area (LGA) of Lagos State, the Oladele Fajemirokun Foundation, in collaboration with AIICO Insurance PLC...
30 Jun 2021
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo is to lead the Federal Government’s collaboration with the United Nations to improve Nigeria’s food systems.
29 Jun 2021
Experts in food, nutrition and health have identified fortification of commonly consumed foods with micronutrients as key to ending malnutrition.
18 Dec 2020
A five-year nutrition action plan that would guide implementation of intervention programmes to address hunger and malnutrition across all sectors in Nigeria has been approved by the National Council on Nutrition.
21 Sep 2020
The United Nations Children’s Find (UNICEF) has organised a three-day training on Infant and Young Child Feeding (IYCF) practices for health workers in Plateau.


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More than 100,000 people are now listed as missing in violence-wracked Mexico, a grim milestone that the United Nations rights chief on Tuesday called "a tragedy of enormous proportions."
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The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission has arrested former speaker of the House of Representatives, Patricia Etteh. Etteh, who is presently being grilled by EFCC’s special duties unit was alleged to be involved in a solar power electrification scam in Akwa Ibom State.
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Trading on the Nigerian Exchange Ltd., (NGX) on Tuesday, again closed on a negative note with a loss of 0.35 per cent, following sustained sell pressure by investors.
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Bridgerton lovers will watch the love story between Penelope Featherington and Colin Bridgerton unfold in the show's third season.  The new plot for season three takes a different turn from the book series. The book's third novel focuses on Benedict Bridgerton and the surprising love he finds. The film's new plot was confirmed by Penelope actress…
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ACCRA, Ghana, 17 May 2022, /African Media Agency/-  Ghana Enterprises Agency (GEA) and IE Africa Center (IE University, Spain) have announced a partnership to promote the economic empowerment of women in Ghana by focusing on providing leadership and development training for women entrepreneurs. Empowering women is one of the most crucial concerns of the Millennium Development Goals of the United Nations.…