Kano kicks start Islamic family planning

Monday, January 9, 2017

In an effort to childbirth rate in the country, especially in the Northern part, the Emir of Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi in collaboration with the management of Bayero University, Kano, has launched Islamic family planning.
According to Sanusi, on Monday stated that the Kano Emirate Council collaborates with BUK to establish Islamic Family Planning practices and laws for implementation in the state.

Family planning, maternal health imperative: Much ado about fears, myths of contraceptives

Prof Isaac Adewole
Wednesday, October 26, 2016

By Chioma Obinna


No doubt, contraceptives or methods of  Family Planning, have become well known in the society. However, this knowledge is still relatively low in Nigeria with only 15 per cent of Nigerian women using any method. Today, common claims   among Nigerian women   is that   family planning interferes with the natural process, while others say their spouses are totally opposed to the use of contraceptives.


Family Planning: Shun Quacks, Group Urges Nigerians

Thursday, October 20, 2016

A non–governmental organisation, Pathfinder International Nigeria, yesterday urged Nigerians to desist from patronising quacks in accessing family planning commodities. The organisation’s Project Officer, Dr. Adenike Jagun and the Family Planning Coordinator in the Ministry of Health in Ogun State, Mrs. Elizabeth Ikeobi gave the warning at a sensitisation seminar for media organisations in Abeokuta.