NPC raises the alarm over rising child mortality in Nigeria
The National Population Commission (NPC) has raised the alarm over the growing rate of child mortality in the country, saying relevant stakeholders must rise to the occasion to arrest the ugly trend.
NPC begins 2019 VASA survey on under-five children
The National Population Commission (NPC) has commenced 2019 Verbal and Social Autopsy (VASA) survey for policy makers. The survey, a research study, according to NPC’s Federal Commissioner in Borno State, Isa Buratai, seeks to obtain data on the causes of deaths among children below the age of five.