Banditry’s chokehold tightens on child nutrition in Kaduna

By Nonye EKWENU IN the face of escalating banditry attacks in Nigeria’s Northwest region, the growth and development of children...

24.8m Nigerians facing acute hunger in 26 states – UN

THE United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has raised the alarm that one out of eight Nigerians, representing 24.8...
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How inflation is driving a new wave of malnutrition in Yemen, Nigeria

By Niyi Oyedeji and Sahar Mohammed SOARING food prices in Yemen and Nigeria are predisposing more households to malnutrition as...

How armed banditry is driving new wave of malnutrition in Nigeria’s North-West

LAST YEAR, when the Nigerian government launched a five-year nutrition action plan to reduce hunger and malnutrition in the...
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Globalisation of obesity: FAO plans to tackle the high prevalence

THERE is a steady growth in the levels of overweight people and obesity all around the world, said the...

There’s no state in Nigeria without malnourished children – CS-SUNN

CIVIL Society Scaling-up Nutrition in Nigeria (CS-SUNN) says every state in Nigeria has a problem of childhood malnutrition and...
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