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11 Sep
Food is consumed mostly for survival in Nigeria. Like other developing countries, little to no attention is paid to the nutrient constituents and the impact of food on health. In 2021, the Nigerian Economic Summit Group reported that 91 million Nigerians now live below the poverty line and the figures are increasing significantly. According to…
22 Aug
Julio Frenk Professor of the Practice of Public Health Leadership, Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health, United States, Muhammad Ali Pate, has made recommendations on how to reshape African health
14 Jul
Nestle for Healthier Kids (N4HK) is set to reach over 50 million children globally under its project aimed at promoting nutrition education and healthier lives by 2030.
7 Jul
Stakeholders have decried fragmented and poor funding of nutrition-related activities by the Federal government across relevant sectors with resultant poor nutritional indices and called for collaborative efforts to enhance nutritional financing in Nigeria.
19 May
Contrary to beliefs in some quarters, members of The Association of Lady Pharmacists (ALPS) have insisted that they don’t have anything against herbal medicines or medicinal plants, instead,
5 Apr
Nestlé Nigeria in collaboration with Lagos Business School (LBS) Sustainability Centre has announced the commencement of registration for the 2022 edition of the Advancing Health,
Nasir El-Rufai
23 Dec 2021
The Lafiya Programme of United Kingdom Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO) is supporting Kaduna State Government to incorporate Early Childhood Development
21 Dec 2021
Calling on all Smart Mums and Dads! A child's development commences from the early years of life and offers an amazing window of opportunity to ensure they grow up to be healthy, strong and smart adults. Nutrition is a critical factor that impacts a child's growth and development during these years. Nutrition help shapes pivotal…
13 May 2021
Co-Founder/Managing Partner of Sahel Consulting Agriculture and Nutrition Limited, Dr Ndidi Nwuneli, has said the Plant Variety Protection (PVP) Bill, which is currently awaiting presidential assent
28 Dec 2020
Year 2020 has helped us form stronger bonds with family. For most parents the year enabled us to pay more attention to the growth and progress of our children.
13 Jul 2020
Hunger is the commonest reason that people give for eating. The emptiness of the stomach coupled with a feeling of weakness and tiredness together with certain other stimuli...
20 Jun 2020
In it quest to support the Taraba state government through the State Primary Health Care Development Agency (TAPHCDA) in increasing family planning awareness

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The senatorial candidate of the All Progressives Congress (APC) for Kano central, Abdulsalam AbdulKareem (popularly known as AA Zaura) has vowed that he would rather remain stronger in the face of political "detractors" bent to tarnish his hard-earned reputation.
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Eminent Nigerians from the Southeast under the authority of the Igbo Elders Consultative Forum have urged Southeast residents to reject the five-day sit-at-home declared by Finland-based Simon Ekpa, a protege of detained leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu. The South-East elders described Ekpa's draconian order as the height of insensitivity to…
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The World Health Organization (WHO) has stressed the need for the government to show political commitment to building a strong health system, based on primary care, with emphasis on disease prevention and health promotion as well as the best defence against outbreaks and other health emergencies.
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The Chief of Air Staff (CAS) Air Marshal Oladayo Amao, has said that the military had greatly decimated insurgents and other criminal elements terrorising the country.
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The governorship candidate of All Progressives Congress (APC) in Abia State, Chief Ikechi Emenike, has promised to alleviate the suffering of the people by developing the economy, creating jobs and attracting foreign direct investment, if elected in 2023.