#Inthenews: Tackling Nigeria’s high infant-maternal mortality through workable partnerships

Infant mortality, according to Wikipedia, refers to deaths of young children, typically, those less than one year of age. It is measured by the infant mortality rate (IMR), which is the number of deaths of children under one-year of age for 1000 live births. The under-five mortality is also an important statistic, considering that the IMR focuses only on children under one year of age.

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Release Date: 
Tuesday, March 20, 2018