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Vesico-Vaginal Fistula

19 Feb 2021
National Obstetrics Fistula Centre (NOFIC), Abakaliki, Ebonyi State, in collaboration with Circles and Frames Limited, has sensitised journalists in the state on dangers of Vesico-Vaginal Fistula ....
4 Jul 2020
The Hygiene First campaign was formed out of a strong desire and urgency to awaken our consciousness about our personal and community hygiene.
22 Aug 2017
The Federal government, through the Ministry of Health, has dispatched immediate directive to all teaching hospitals and Federal Medical Centre in the country, to wave off payment of surgery and laboratory fees for all fistula clients who present for treatment at the tertiary hospitals. The National Coordinator of Fistula Project, Federal Ministry of Health, Chief…
14 Jul 2016
The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) has established a new centre in Calabar, the Cross River capital, to repair cases of Vesico-Vaginal Fistula (VVF) in the state.


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