Sogunro: Lagos community where Pregnant Women Die Giving Birth

Saturday, November 25, 2017

It was about midday in the sleepy town called Sogunro Community. Quietness pervaded the environment as if there were no human lives present. It was later discovered that most of the residents had either gone to their offices out of town or had gone about their business and trades. For the housewives or older residents; they were either resting in their own homes or just minding their individual business.

VVF: Kano Govt. Advocates Improved Health Care For Girl Child

Monday, January 9, 2017

In addition to improving health care facilities especially in rural areas, the Kano state government has revealed plans to eradicate the menace of VesicoVaginal Fistula (VVF).
The Governor, Abdullahi Umar Ganduje, expressed worry over the increase in number of reported VVF cases in the state.

Ogun trains 2 000 birth attendants on pregnancy complications

Saturday, December 3, 2016

The Ogun Government has trained 2,000 Traditional Birth Attendants on pregnancy complications during child birth.



The State Commissioner for Health, Dr Babatunde Ipaye, said this during an interactive session with newsmen on Saturday in Abeokuta.



He said the training had become imperative in order to reduce the morbidity and mortality rate of mothers and children during child bearing.