Infant/maternal mortality: How oil spill impacts on Ogoni
In the past, when rivers and lands in Goi, K-Dere and Bodo communities in Gokana Local Government Area of Rivers State were free from oil spill, the environment displayed aquatic splendour. Fish, periwinkles and other sea animals were healthy and alive in the rivers. Then, pregnant women and children in these communities enjoyed nutritious delicacies…
Giwa-Osagie, Salako, others endorse books to reduce maternal mortality
As part of efforts to improve pregnancy outcomes and reduce maternal mortality, Emeritus Professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, College of Medicine, University of Lagos...
Maternal Mortality and shameful statistics, stories of deaths
I keep wondering why anybody who is aware of the dangerous outcome of drug trafficking would still embark upon a calamitous attempt at money making by carrying hard drugs.
Addressing maternal mortality rate in Nigeria
In Year 2000, WHO ranked 187th in overall performance in health among 191 member states. This unhealthy ranking has since made stakeholders in the health sector devised several means to reverse the trend.