FCWAMCO partners Aisha Buhari’s campaign to provide nutrition for IDPs
FrieslandCampina WAMCO Nigeria has presented 5000 cartons of Peak Milk to children in camps for Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) through the ‘Get Involved’ ...
‘Boko Haram can’t disrupt development in North East’
Despite the insurgency in the North East region, the presidential sub-committee on economic development has insisted that the blueprint to return the region ...
Lagos develops policy to tackle poverty in 2017
The Director, Development Partnership, Ministry of Economic Planning and Budgeting, Lagos, Mr. Adetola Bankole, made this known yesterday during a sensitisation workshop on the policy at Surulere Local Council.
Ondo, UNICEF relaunch campaign team on women, children rights protection
The statement explained that the composition of the committee is inter-sartorial, adding that members are drawn from ministries, agencies and other stakeholders implementing UNICEF-supported programmes in the state.
FG set to launch campaign to end child marriage
The Federal Government in Abuja on Monday announced plans to launch a campaign to end child marriage and other related harmful traditional practices in the country.
How to avert scarcity, rising cost of drugs in Nigeria, by PSN
Concerned about the rising costs and scarcity of essential medicines in the country, pharmacists under the aegis of the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN) ...
Group condemns rising cases of female genital mutilation
A Non-Governmental organization, NGO, One Voice Initiative for Women Empowerment in Africa, has expressed concern over the continued rise in female genital mutilation ...
Avoidable deaths from unsafe water
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo’s recent outcry over high infant mortality rate from unsafe drinking water underscores another context of failure of governance in Nigeria.