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Maternal Mortality

3 days ago
Nigeria is one of the countries in Sub-Saharan Africa where maternal mortality has remained a pressing problem. The country’s progress towards reducing the number of maternal deaths
1 Nov
The Benin Medical Care (BMC) says it has recorded no maternal mortality since its inception in 2019.
15 Jun
Lagos State Governor Babajide Sanwo-Olu has said that there is no better time to put an end to child and maternal mortality than now.
23 Apr
Rotary Club of Ewu Tuntun, District 9110 is organising seminar on the issue of strategies to reduce maternal mortality rates.
22 Apr
When Maryam Abdullahi’s health deteriorated, her husband carried her piggyback to the health centre in the Dange area of Sokoto State, North-west Nigeria.
4 Feb
Medical practitioners in Nasarawa have attributed the drop in maternal mortality rate in the state to the influx of women patronising family planning facilities.
17 Jul 2020
Experts in maternal and reproductive health have said that adequate family planning will reduce maternal and infant mortality in Nigeria by 30 per cent.
30 Jun 2020
Rotary Club of Eko Atlantic has pledged to end sickle cell, cancer, maternal, infant, typhoid and other disease mortality in Lagos State, while donating laboratory equipment to assist accurate...
5 Mar 2020
Unfavourable working conditions and a general lack of attention to the health sector are leading causes of high migration rates among health workers in Nigeria.
29 Feb 2020
The Director, Post-Pregnancy Family Planning Project (PPFP), Dr. Taiwo Johnson, has charged men across the country to be supportive of their wives during and after pregnancy...
24 Feb 2020
Mismanagement of resources meant to salvage critical public health burden has been responsible for persistent loss of mothers and newborn children in Kano State,
16 Jan 2020
To reduce maternal and child mortality, family planning has been identified as the most cost-effective means to improve the health of mothers in Nigeria.

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