Friday, September 21, 2018

Tag "Malnutrition"

    SHOCKING! Malnutrition ‘kills’ 1,219 Nigerian children daily

SHOCKING! Malnutrition ‘kills’ 1,219 Nigerian children daily

One in every two child death in Nigeria is from malnutrition, with over 1, 219 children dying daily, the federal ministry of health has said. Osa Isokpunwu, head of nutrition at ministry of health, said this in Kano at a workshop organised by the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF). Isokpunwu, represented by Tokunbo Farayibi, principal officer at the ministry, said the statistic [...]

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    Nigeria loses 800,000 U-5 children to malnutrition yearly

Nigeria loses 800,000 U-5 children to malnutrition yearly

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    Rescued ‘Sambisa girls’ suffering from ulcer

Rescued ‘Sambisa girls’ suffering from ulcer

About 300 women and girls rescued from Boko Haram’s captivity in Sambisa by the Nigerian military are suffering from stomach ulcer, malnutrition, eye problems and diarrhoea, TheCable's visit to their Internally-Displaced Persons (IDP) camp in Malkohi, Yola in Adamawa state, has revealed.After interacting with some of the women and girls who just had their lunch, which was provided by the National [...]

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